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teem
used in Interview with the Vampire

6 uses
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Definition
to have a large number of things — especially things that are moving
  • For it had beer. exactly that since the night I tried to leave Lestat and failed and, falling in love with her, forgot my teeming brain, my awful questions.
    Part 1 (74% in)
  • And I did kill them, kills infinitely varied and great distances apart, as I walked with the vampire's sight and light movement through this teeming, burgeoning city, my victims surrounding me, seducing me, inviting me to their supper tables, their carriages, their brothels.
    Part 1 (62% in)
  • Our windows looked out over the gas-lit boulevard itself where, in the early evening, the asphalt sidewalks teemed with strollers and an endless stream of carriages flowed past, taking lavishly dressed ladies and their gentlemen to the Opera or the Opera Comique, the ballet, the theaters, the balls and receptions without end at the Tuileries.
    Part 3 (1% in)
  • My forehead teemed with blood, with heat.
    Part 3 (24% in)
  • Above, I could see story after story rising to a lone tower that barely emerged from the dark, teeming rain.
    Part 3 (67% in)
  • A cry rose in me, a wild, consuming cry that came from the bowels of my being, rising up like the wind in that narrow place, the wind that swirled the rains teeming on those ashes, beating at the trace of a tiny hand against the bricks, that golden hair lifting, those loose strands rising, flying upwards.
    Part 3 (88% in)

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