immense number

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  • They could not bear to let immense numbers of men lie in pain. Cited from Golden Lads, by Arthur Gleason and Helen Hayes Gleason
  • That gives us an idea of the immense number of points that had to be considered. Cited from Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights, Kelly Miller
  • That which is of greater interest is the showing made of the immense number of new trees. Cited from The Story of the Philippines, by Murat Halstead
  • Immense numbers of natives were to be seen in all parts of the view before us. Cited from Ismailia, by Samuel W. Baker
  • They had seen an immense number of these fish. Cited from Account of the English Colony in New South Wales, Vol. 2, David Collins
  • We have an immense number of farms on which there are both good and poor land. Cited from Talks on Manures, by Joseph Harris
  • Besides these, there were now an immense number of soldiers. Cited from A Thorny Path, by Georg Ebers, v11
  • The family as a social group has existed for long periods, over wide areas, in immense numbers. Cited from Civilization and Beyond, by Scott Nearing
  • Besides those who were killed, immense numbers were taken prisoners. Cited from Peter the Great, by Jacob Abbott
  • But we could not do any good, and except for an immense number of messages we did little all day. Cited from The Doings of the Fifteenth Infantry Brigade, by Edward Lord Gleichen
  • I soon distinguished immense numbers of slaves being driven quickly out, and hurried away to the south. Cited from Ismailia, by Samuel W. Baker
  • It has a limited number of important roots, and then an immense number of words constructed on those roots. Cited from An Introduction to Yoga, by Annie Besant
  • In this manner an immense number of contracts has been made, and it is daily increasing. Cited from Report on the Condition of the South, Carl Schurz
  • An immense number of horses would be required and the transportation would be slow, and not certain at best. Cited from Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights, Kelly Miller
  • Or do the immense number of romances rather show that love does really play a greater part than anything else in our lives? Cited from The Silent Isle, by Arthur Christopher Benson
  • An immense number of his men perished in the sea, and twenty-five vessels were lost. Cited from The Pirates Own Book, by Charles Ellms
  • This implies that he took, when merely hunting, immense numbers of men with him. Cited from A Forgotten Empire, by Robert Sewell
  • The party reported immense numbers of sea-elephants, especially young ones. Cited from The Home of the Blizzard, by Sir Douglas Mawson
  • This immense number of men were carried over without the loss of a single eastbound American transport. Cited from America's War for Humanity, by Thomas Herbert Russell
  • The principle was adopted by other companies, and has proved of the greatest benefit to an immense number of people.
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