is uppermost

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  • I let out what was uppermost in my mind, in the words that came first. Cited from Armadale, by Wilkie Collins
  • Who has attempted to follow the train of thought which has been uppermost in the native mind? Cited from On the Heels of De Wet, by The Intelligence Officer
  • My soul is your soul, because in the making the thought of you was uppermost. Cited from A Certain Rich Man, by William Allen White
  • He did not say the things that were uppermost in his mind. Cited from The Life of Abraham Lincoln, by Henry Ketcham
  • Where is that love of me that used to be uppermost in your thoughts? Cited from Bulfinch's Mythology, by Thomas Bulfinch
  • I do not know what feeling was uppermost in my mind. Cited from Who Goes There?, by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  • His thoughts took a practical form -- her good was uppermost in his mind. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • The last two were uppermost as she slowly came toward him. Cited from Roast Beef, Medium, by Edna Ferber
  • That question was uppermost in every one's mind save the professor's. Cited from Five Thousand Miles Underground, by Roy Rockwood
  • If he presented himself before her while this idea of his character was uppermost, who might tell the consequence? Cited from Mary Barton, by Elizabeth Gaskell
  • He saw what thoughts were uppermost in the simple woman's heart. Cited from History of Pendennis, by William M. Thackeray
  • The fear that she might be out had for the last few moments been uppermost. Cited from The Vicar's Daughter, by George MacDonald
  • He was a man who always felt that something should be said, and so here what was uppermost came out. Cited from How to Become Like Christ, by Marcus Dods
  • When one is uppermost, actions impossible to the other nature become easy. Cited from The Eagle's Heart, by Hamlin Garland
  • Then came the question, how shall one man know that which is uppermost in the thoughts of the many? Cited from Great Fortunes, and How They Were Made, by James D. McCabe, Jr.
  • They had not yet spoken of what each knew was uppermost in the other's mind. Cited from The Prospector, by Ralph Connor
  • He referred, I thought, to my father, for father was uppermost in my thoughts. Cited from Stories Worth Rereading, by Various
  • But time pressed, and he had to say what was uppermost in his mind. Cited from Taken Alive, by E. P. Roe
  • Neither lady mentioned Arthur, although his name was uppermost in the thoughts of both. Cited from The Pagans, by Arlo Bates
  • Conversation means free giving of what is uppermost in the mind. Cited from The Business of Being a Woman, by Ida M. Tarbell
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