preeminently

All Adverb
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  • They were preeminently folk who did their work with their own hands. Cited from The Winning of the West, Volume Four, by Theodore Roosevelt
  • It is in their ability to think that men stand preeminently above the animals. Cited from The Mind and Its Education, by George Herbert Betts
  • "Tell me one thing that he ever did that struck you as being preeminently good." Cited from Twelve Men, by Theodore Dreiser
  • It has become preeminently a school day and a school festival. Cited from Arbor Day Leaves, by N.H. Egleston
  • Finally, I am against war, because peace -- peace is preeminently our policy. Cited from Elson Grammer School Literature, by Elson, Book 4
  • In this story of American success, four names stand out preeminently. Cited from The Age of Big Business, Burton J. Hendrick
  • And indeed, it is likely he had none; for he was preeminently a man of peace. Cited from The Crest-Wave of Evolution, by Kenneth Morris
  • Even his God was to him preeminently the head of a household and a father. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. 12, Ed. by Francke
  • All three are preeminently summer crops and need much water in July and August. Cited from The Red Man's Continent, Ellsworth Huntington
  • She does not claim to be a preeminently military state. Cited from A Day In Old Athens, William Stearns Davis
  • There has never been a really great public speaker who was not preeminently a sincere man. Cited from Talks on Talking, by Grenville Kleiser
  • She carried about with her a little social circumference in which all was preeminently as it should be. Cited from Real Folks, by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  • Public life -- he rejected the term political life -- was of all things what he was preeminently fitted for. Cited from Queed, by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • She stood preeminently for freedom of thought and action. Cited from The Soul of Democracy, by Edward Howard Griggs
  • Preeminently it was definitely established that the federal government is supreme over the states. Cited from U.S. Since The Civil War, Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  • Here Washington acquired the military training, which distinguished him as the preeminently great American Soldier.
  • With all its defects the age of Edward is preeminently a strong age. Cited from The History of England, by T.F. Tout
  • Of the other great teachers whose work may most fitly be compared with his, two were preeminently men of feeling. Cited from Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold, by Matthew Arnold
  • Are women ever preeminently fitted for high offices in the State? Cited from A Military Genius, by Sarah Ellen Blackwell
  • Sunday to the commercial traveler, if to no others, is preeminently a day of rest. Cited from A Man of Samples, by Wm. H. Maher
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