an alteration

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  • I never saw such an alteration in any man in my life! Cited from Pamela, by Samuel Richardson
  • I question not but you will see an alteration of these things. Cited from Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II, by Charles Upham
  • There must have been an alteration also of the economic and material conditions. Cited from On Compromise, by John Morley
  • The king knew of nothing that could have produced such an alteration. Cited from The Crimson Fairy Book, Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • They got a change of air by making an alteration of life. Cited from Fisherman's Luck, by Henry van Dyke
  • In an alteration of previous years, each team faced each other twice during the group stage.
  • They both raised their eyes as I went in, and both saw an alteration in me. Cited from Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens
  • It was not announced whether this would mean an alteration in the medal result.
  • Social change refers to an alteration in the social order of a society.
  • In ten years' time -- just a short ten years only -- what an alteration has taken place! Cited from Hodge and His Masters, by Richard Jefferies
  • This time I was sure that there was an alteration in his voice. Cited from Stories of Modern French Novels: Scribners Ed.
  • Had any thing occurred during my fit, adequate to produce so total an alteration? Cited from Wieland, The Transformation, by Charles B. Brown
  • What can I have done to make so great an alteration in your sentiments? Cited from Frank Mildmay, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • And these changes have taken place only because the general opinion has undergone an alteration. Cited from What to do? by Leo Tolstoy/Tolstoi
  • The loss of her hair is, however, an alteration much for the worse. Cited from Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete, Matthew L. Davis
  • Still there is an alteration which he made in his signal book at the same time that gives us the needed light. Cited from Fighting Instructions, 1530-1816, by Julian S. Corbett
  • Dear Mary will discover from my writing, there is an alteration in me. Cited from Religion in Earnest, John Lyth
  • Thus far the plan had been uniform and without any variety; but at this point an alteration took place. Cited from The Seven Great Monarchies, Vol 4. (of 7): Babylon, by George Rawlinson
  • It is assumed that there was an alteration to the city character and political structure, and new public buildings built.
  • I have long observed, that every letter you received from her, makes an alteration in your behaviour to me. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 4 (of 9), by Samuel Richardson
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