nearly resembling

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  • They had two sons, and of these the younger more nearly resembled his mother. Cited from The Shadow of a Crime, by Hall Caine
  • I should be sorry to see you so nearly resemble your uncle. Cited from The Monctons: A Novel, Volume I, by Susanna Moodie
  • I know no other mind he so nearly resembles. Cited from Sunny Memories of Foreign Lands V2, by H. Stowe
  • Girls who do not always have the head covered, nearly resemble our own peasant girls. Cited from A Woman's Journey Round the World, by Ida Pfeiffer
  • Helena more nearly resembled her mother; that had never occurred to him before. Cited from Cytherea, by Joseph Hergesheimer
  • A form of the theory very nearly resembling this has been recently reproduced. Cited from Modern Atheism Under its Forms, by James Buchanan
  • This is not my old brother, yet it is something as nearly resembling him as I could fashion it. Cited from The Turtles of Tasman, by Jack London
  • He would have given a constitution to his country as nearly resembling that of England as local circumstances would permit. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume IX, by John Lord
  • I believe for the first time in our acquaintance you have spoken something very nearly resembling a mouthful. Cited from The Adventures of Sally, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • As there are no human parents, he must be born of lower animals, and of those lower animals most nearly resembling the coming human animal. Cited from Bay State Monthly, Vol. I, No. 3, March, 1884, by Various
  • They so nearly resemble the wolf that their presence always disturbs the cattle. Cited from Ranching, Sport and Travel, by Thomas Carson
  • His people more nearly resemble madmen and wild beasts than normal human beings. Cited from Old and New Masters, by Robert Lynd
  • Of all Protestant churches, the national church of England most nearly resembles the church of Rome. Cited from The Life of Hugo Grotius, by Charles Butler
  • That the feelings of all on board very nearly resembled our own might be read in the anxious faces of both passengers and crew. Cited from Roughing it in the Bush, by Susanna Moodie
  • Their houses nearly resemble each other, both as to distribution of plan, and in the manner of finishing the apartments. Cited from Dreams, Waking Thoughts, and Incidents, Beckford
  • Nearly resembling this was the practice of my wise progenitors for many ages. Cited from The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D, In Nine Volumes, by Samuel Johnson
  • In some houses it very nearly resembled the good metheglin, very common in the northern counties of England. Cited from Travels through the South of France in 1807 & 1808, by Lt-Col. Pinkney
  • This nearly resembles the latter, and is occasionally to be met with in cultivation in this country. Cited from Hardy Ornamental Flowering Trees and Shrubs, by A. D. Webster
  • Cushing's support of the Constitution more nearly resembled professional duty. Cited from Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1, George Boutwell
  • The character of the fighting now changed, and more nearly resembled the mountain warfare of the north-west frontier of India. Cited from With the British Army in The Holy Land, by Henry Osmond Lock
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