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utterance

Logic philosophy an element of spoken language, esp a sentence
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No one now needed to "feel" him; no one mistook his front for his back; all his movements were readily ascertained by his neighbours without the slightest strain on their powers of calculation; no one jostled him, or failed to make way for him; his voice was saved the labour of that exhausting utterance by which we colourless Squares and Pentagons are often forced to proclaim our individuality when we move amid a crowd of ignorant Isosceles.
He turned and lurched out of the place, the moral effect of his utterance largely spoiled by the fact that he was so patently full while he uttered it.
I will—I will,” cried the youth, with a kind of hysterical utterance.
Of the Muses who make a man very wise, marvellous in utterance.
She had never anticipated that the utterance of love would produce such a powerful effect on her.
As to Captain Lydgate himself, his low brow, his aquiline nose bent on one side, and his rather heavy utterance, might have been disadvantageous in any young gentleman who had not a military bearing and mustache to give him what is doted on by some flower-like blond heads as "style.
with the lingering utterance which affection gives to the word.
Rosamond's thin utterance threw into the words "What can--I--do
said Rosamond, whose very lips seemed to get thinner with the thinness of her utterance.
She would have given the world to be able to speak--and to make them understand that she hoped no coolness, no slight, would appear in their behaviour to him;--but she had no utterance, and was obliged to leave all to their own discretion.
Kambas and Kikuyus descended from the same ancestors, Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua has noted in his response to "despicable" utterances in a song that is being investigated.
The Ministry of International Affairs and Cooperation wishes to inform the public and the international community that the Government of Botswana, today summoned the US Ambassador to Botswana to express its displeasure at the alleged utterances made by the President of the US, Donald Trump, when he referred to African countries and others as 'shithole countries' during a meeting with a bipartisan group of lawmakers at the White House on Thursday 11 January 2018.