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  • Then, going down over a swell of earth they were lost to her. Cited from Man to Man, by Jackson Gregory
  • They could see nothing for the swell of the beach; but they could hear. Cited from The Gentleman, by Alfred Ollivant
  • The boat now began to rise and fall on the swell of the open ocean. Cited from In the Eastern Seas, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • By night he should be beyond the last low swell of the mountains and into the hill region proper. Cited from The Guns of Shiloh, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • The moments passed and each one saw a swelling of the volume of sound. Cited from Wildfire, by Zane Grey
  • Let him only yield himself -- feel the full swell of the divine force! Cited from The Testing of Diana Mallory, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • They ran like deer up the swell of a rising ground and passed over it. Cited from A King's Comrade, by Charles Whistler
  • As the boys entered, a swell of sound rushed forth to meet them. Cited from Hans Brinker/Silver Skates/etc by Mary Mapes Dodge
  • My heart was like to break at times with the swelling of the love that was in it. Cited from The Vicar's Daughter, by George MacDonald
  • And so they dipped out of sight beyond the next swell of ground. Cited from Alcatraz, by Max Brand
  • Much blood was poured out between these two swells of land. Cited from Camp-Fire and Cotton-Field, by Thomas W. Knox
  • A grand smooth swell of the waters lifted her, and her head rose to see her world. Cited from Lord Ormont and his Aminta by Meredith, v5
  • Yet I haven't felt any motion from the swell of the sea. Cited from Facing the Flag, by Jules Verne
  • I thought he was some swell of the town out for a lark. Cited from The Mystery of a Hansom Cab, by Fergus Hume
  • The success on the court played the biggest part in the ground swell of fan support.
  • And then it came to her with a great swell of joy that this man beside her was not such a man. Cited from The Valley of the Moon, by Jack London
  • There is also swelling of the face, especially about the eyes, in Bright's disease. Cited from The Mother and Her Child, by William S. Sadler and Lena K. Sadler
  • But so far from that being the case, here he was the most howling swell of them all. Cited from My Friend Smith, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • "Up the valley came a swell of music on the wind." Cited from A Hero and Some Other Folks, by William A. Quayle
  • A sudden swelling of the music of a new dance swept in to them and he rose and stood up before her. Cited from The Head of the House of Coombe, by F Burnett
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