with immense satisfaction

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  • Sandersen seemed to turn this fact over and over in his mind, with immense satisfaction. Cited from The Rangeland Avenger, by Max Brand
  • He had finished his researches, and revealed the results to me with immense satisfaction. Cited from The Lost Naval Papers, by Bennet Copplestone
  • When he returned with it the young man was drawing on his cigarette and blowing out quantities of smoke with immense satisfaction. Cited from Tales of the Jazz Age, by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Old boarders would discover the little room to new boarders, or new boarders would discover it for themselves, with immense satisfaction. Cited from Hilda Lessways, by Arnold Bennett
  • I stole away to the stone, put my ear close to it, and heard with immense satisfaction tiny squeaks, which told me that the house was again occupied. Cited from Secret of the Woods, by William J. Long
  • "Little cup -- ha!" said Peter, eying the woman with immense satisfaction. Cited from Saturday's Child, by Kathleen Norris
  • The Dog was very proud of the bell, and strutted about tinkling it with immense satisfaction. Cited from Aesop's Fables, by Aesop
  • Cruikshank took it with immense satisfaction, and handed the note over in return, which Dudleigh carefully transferred to his own pocket-book, where he kept many other such papers. Cited from The Living Link, by James De Mille
  • "Here it is, madam!" he cried, with immense satisfaction. Cited from Nan Sherwood's Winter Holidays, by Annie Roe Carr
  • I bought them drinks at the Swede's bar, and listened with immense satisfaction to their loud comments on my generosity. Cited from The Blood Ship, by Norman Springer
  • But now Mr. Bridmain brought out the chess-board, and Mr. Barton accepted his challenge to play a game, with immense satisfaction. Cited from Scenes of Clerical Life, by George Eliot
  • He left Vandover and went slowly down the street, noting each particular house with immense satisfaction, even entering some of them, talking with the womenfolk, all the men being at the factory. Cited from Vandover and the Brute, by Frank Norris
  • They made a picturesque group as they gathered under the tree, subsiding with immense satisfaction into the low wicker chairs, or on to the soft turf, and helping themselves to what they pleased. Cited from The Rosary, by Florence L. Barclay
  • She was awake, but did not cry at all, and seemed to crow with immense satisfaction at the lights and brilliant uniforms, for she is very intelligent and observing. Cited from Queen Victoria V1, by Sarah Tytler
  • Pen went the next day and paid his entrance-money at the Club, which operation carried off exactly one-third of his hundred pounds; and took possession of the edifice, and ate his luncheon there with immense satisfaction. Cited from History of Pendennis, by William M. Thackeray
  • Seeing him and remembering my own boyhood, I cut a little hollow into the bark of a black birch tree and, when it brimmed full, drank the sap with immense satisfaction. Cited from Secret of the Woods, by William J. Long
  • Madison smiled suddenly, broadly, with immense satisfaction and contentment -- and then his eyes fixed quite as suddenly on the single-seated buggy that was coming toward him on the driveway across the lawn. Cited from The Miracle Man, by Frank L. Packard
  • Giuseppi, next morning, heard the announcement of the determination of Francis, to interfere no further in the matter of the conspiracy at San Nicolo, with immense satisfaction. Cited from The Lion of Saint Mark, by G. A. Henty
  • And at the same moment Reuben, having dispatched Sam on his errand to Shelton, came in and sat down, with his big hands on his knees, and his head bent forward, contemplating the group around Ishmael with immense satisfaction. Cited from Self-Raised, Emma Dorothy Eliza Nevitte Southworth
  • George pooh-poohed the wine and bullied the waiters royally, and Jos gobbled the turtle with immense satisfaction. Cited from Vanity Fair, by William Thackeray