swelleth

All Noun Verb Adjective
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  • A sinful man swelleth up like a leather bag puffed up with wind. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • His saving is like the spleen which swelleth with the leanness of all the other members. Cited from Notre-Dame de Paris, by Victor Hugo
  • A mighty mass of energy that he is, it swelleth to increasing proportions, it may consume the whole universe. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Bk. 3 Pt. 1
  • As I reflect on this, my heart swelleth with sorrow. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • It swelleth to increasing proportions, it may consume the whole universe. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • Life swelleth in a whitening wave, And dasheth thee and me apart. Cited from The Poems of Sidney Lanier
  • Thou passest through the heights of heaven, thy heart swelleth with joy; the abyss of the sky is content thereat. Cited from Egyptian Ideas of the Future Life, by E. A. Wallis Budge
  • The Caspian sea doeth neither ebbe nor flowe, except sometimes by rages of wind it swelleth vp very high: the water is very salt. Cited from Principal Navigations, V4, by Richard Hakluyt
  • Swelleth the breast of Arcite and the sore Increaseth at his hearte more and more. Cited from Canterbury Tales and Other Poems, Geoffrey Chaucer
  • As to him who turneth aside, and swelleth with pride, after the clear tokens have come unto him from the Revealer of signs, his work shall God bring to naught. Cited from The Summons of the Lord of Hosts, by Baha'u'llah
  • There is a poor dry and wrinkled kernel cast into the ground; and there it lieth, swelleth, breaketh, and, one would think, perisheth. Cited from The Riches of Bunyan, by Rev. Jeremiah Chaplin
  • And when the shipmen see the dragon come nigh, and know his coming by the water that swelleth ayenge him, they strike the sail anon, and scape in that wise. Cited from Mediaeval Lore, by Robert Steele
  • You may find what place he affecteth, for he creeps as near it as may be, and as passionately courts it; if at any time his hopes be affected, he swelleth with them, and they burst out too good for the vessel. Cited from Character Writings of the 17th Century, by Various
  • O puissant one, although the Dhartarashtra host is vast and swelleth with pride, yet, O Bharata, struck and slain, it is being exterminated. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • Thus joyfully and victoriously, Glad and ever so gloriously, High as the heavens, wide as the earth, Swelleth the hymn of the Saviour's birth. Cited from Poems: Patriotic, Religious, etc, by Father Ryan
  • If my prow bears a bouquet of blooming laurel, It is thou hast made it for me; If my sail swelleth, it is the breath of thy glory That bloweth it. Cited from Fre'de'ric Mistral, by Charles Alfred Downer
  • But when the sea falleth in (ebbs), and the ground becomes fair, and in it is all in its old seat, then swelleth the lake, and the waves darken; out the waves there leap, exceeding great, flow out on the land, and the people soon terrify. Cited from Brut, by Layamon
  • The river swelleth more and more, Like some sweet influence stealing o'er The passive town; and for a while Each tussuck makes a tiny isle, Where, on some friendly Ararat, Resteth the weary water-rat. Cited from Excursions, by Henry D. Thoreau
  • And as they rushed towards Phalguni's car, the noise made by them was heard to resemble that made by the ocean itself when it swelleth in rage at the end of the Yuga, Kill, Bring up (our forces), Take, Pierce, Cut off, this was the furious uproar heard about Phalguni's car. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • There is no manner of creeping beast hurtful, except some spiders (which as many affirm are signs of great store of gold), and also certain stinging gnats, which bite so fiercely that the place where they bite shortly after swelleth, and itcheth very sore. Cited from The North-West Passage, by Richard Hakluyt
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