unerringly upon

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  • The poets and prophets of the world have seized unerringly upon that melancholy undertone. Cited from Preaching and Paganism, by Albert Parker Fitch
  • But as he sat in his Katy-bereft 10x12 parlor he hit unerringly upon the keynote of his discomfort. Cited from The Trimmed Lamp, etc., by O. Henry
  • Had he chosen, Pierre Lapierre could have lowered a grappling hook unerringly upon a dozen weighted skeletons. Cited from The Gun-Brand, by James B. Hendryx
  • Real culture lives by sympathies and admirations, not by dislikes and disdains -- under all misleading wrappings it pounces unerringly upon the human core. Cited from English Prose, Ed. by Frederick William Roe and George Roy Elliott
  • He seldom interfered with Laurence's plans; but every now and then he laid a finger unerringly upon some weak point which, unnoticed and uncorrected, would have made those plans barren of result. Cited from Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man, Marie Conway Oemler
  • Surprise that he had chanced so abruptly, so unerringly upon the truth had startled and confused her; but that he had made free of the truth so lightly, so carelessly, laughingly amused, left her without an answering smile. Cited from The Younger Set, by Robert W. Chambers