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  • So the two young men became first dear, and finally almost indispensable to each other. Cited from Cleopatra, by Georg Ebers, v1
  • As a rule they have, by experience and attention to duty, become almost indispensable to the public service. Cited from Recollections of Forty Years in the House, Senate and Cabinet, Sherman
  • That is one of the usual conditions -- an almost indispensable condition, in fact. Cited from The Necromancers, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • Texas, from her position, was a natural and almost indispensable part of our territories. Cited from Messages and Papers of the Presidents: James Knox Polk, by Richardson
  • A cup of good tea had become almost indispensable to her. Cited from Lizzy Glenn, by T.S. Arthur
  • Politics are therefore an important feature, and an almost indispensable element in such a work as mine. Cited from Literary and General Lectures and Essays, by Charles Kingsley
  • A certain sort of talent is almost indispensable for people who would spend years together and not bore themselves to death. Cited from The Pocket R.L.S., by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • In the tale of terror, as in the modern film-play, a flight of some kind is almost indispensable. Cited from The Tale of Terror, by Edith Birkhead
  • But the announcement of a day on which the bride will receive her friends is almost indispensable. Cited from Manners and Social Usages, Mrs. J.M.E.W. Sherwood
  • Certain senses are given us to add to our pleasure as well as for the practical, almost indispensable, use they are to us. Cited from Science in the Kitchen, by Mrs. E. E. Kellogg
  • Indeed his able management was almost indispensable to the continued success of the Soho foundry. Cited from Men of Invention and Industry by Samuel Smiles #2
  • Besides, such a guaranty is almost indispensable to the construction of a railroad or canal across the territory. Cited from Messages and Papers of the Presidents: James Knox Polk, by Richardson
  • The establishment of a personal relationship and the development of a special personal friendship, are almost indispensable, if we would lead such dark souls into light. Cited from The American Missionary, Volume 43, No. 6, June, 1889, by Various
  • This may be regarded as a general rule, but in certain countries and climates, the tent becomes almost indispensable. Cited from Elements of Military Art and Science, by Henry Wager Halleck
  • Proximity to coal is an almost indispensable condition for industries, though other considerations come in. Cited from Ontario Teachers' Manuals: History, by Ontario Ministry of Education
  • One of Lady Suffolk is almost indispensable, and would be enough. Cited from A Publisher and His Friends, by Samuel Smiles
  • This is almost indispensable, and more depends upon the nature of the entertainments and the length of the visit. Cited from The Book of Good Manners, by W. C. Green
  • During the first year a record of the weight is almost indispensable; throughout childhood it is of much interest and is the best guide to the physical condition. Cited from The Care and Feeding of Children, by L. Emmett Holt
  • In a doctor's house, or in a house where there are many calls, some one to attend exclusively at the door is almost indispensable. Cited from Manners and Social Usages, Mrs. J.M.E.W. Sherwood
  • This book forms an almost indispensable companion volume to Greenhouse Construction. Cited from Your Plants, by James Sheehan
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