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  • Why, I ask, should men when they get together be one whit coarser than women? Cited from The Power of Womanhood, or Mothers and Sons, by Ellice Hopkins
  • The second scene, though even coarser than the first, was no less instructive. Cited from Laughter, by Henri Bergson
  • Then part her back hair carefully and you will see one hair that is coarser than the others and as red as blood. Cited from The Laughing Prince, Jugoslav Folk and Fairy Tales, by Parker Fillmore
  • He would not represent ladies as any coarser than they were. Cited from Platform Monologues, by T. G. Tucker
  • Heads of good size, but rather coarser than the Deep Head. Cited from Cabbages and Cauliflowers: How to Grow Them, James John Howard Gregory
  • This gold, too, is in scales a little coarser than those of the lower mines. Cited from What I Saw in California, by Edwin Bryant
  • This swarm is much coarser than many others, and can be seen by the naked eye. Cited from Curiosities of the Sky, by Garrett Serviss
  • Sugar, coarser than anything sold at home, was dear. Cited from The Foundations of Japan, by J.W. Robertson Scott
  • I know lots of ladies whose hair is coarser than Brilliant's. Cited from Kate Coventry, by G. J. Whyte-Melville
  • The stem is coarser than before, and the leaves still less abundant. Cited from The Field and Garden Vegetables of America, by Fearing Burr
  • As he did so, another roar of laughter -- coarser than before -- drew him to glance over his shoulder. Cited from Brother Copas, by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • The flesh, although much coarser than that of many other sorts, is tender, sweet, and of good quality. Cited from The Field and Garden Vegetables of America, by Fearing Burr
  • His fur is longer and coarser than that of other native Rats. Cited from The Burgess Animal Book for Children, by Burgess 2
  • It was white, too, but coarser than the medicine. Cited from Taquisara, by F. Marion Crawford
  • His clothing was poorer and coarser than that of any other person seen by Keith. Cited from The Soul of a Child, by Edwin Bjorkman
  • The sculpture is coarser than upon the upper surface.
  • The beach was extended artificially, and thus the sand closer to the shore is coarser than that further away.
  • It is coarser than the other varieties, but cattle appear to be very fond of it nevertheless. Cited from Scientific American Supplement, No. 443, June 28, 1884, by Various
  • The gold dust we found here was coarser than it was where I worked before, down south on the Merced River. Cited from Death Valley in '49, by William Lewis Manly
  • They are something like very large herring, and the flesh much coarser than salmon or trout. Cited from Schwatka's Search, by William H. Gilder
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