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(zou`ər), principal river of Luxembourg, c.100 mi (160 km) long, rising in the Ardennes, SE Belgium. It flows east through Luxembourg, then south (forming part of the Luxembourg-German border) to join with the Moselle (Mosel) River. With its tributaries, the Our, the Clerf, and the Alzette (which passes through the city of Luxembourg), the Sûre drains all of Luxembourg.


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Through the deep translucent blue beneath me a slim shape glided; three smaller fish led the way; they dallied an instant a fathom under my feet, which were snatched up, with what haste you may imagine; then on they went to surer prey.
But, my dear Chettam, why should I use my influence to Casaubon's disadvantage, unless I were much surer than I am that I should be acting for the advantage of Miss Brooke?
I asked gaily, and she would be certain to reply, 'I'm thinking we'd better take it to the bank and get the money,' for she always felt surer of money than of cheques; so to the bank we went ('Two tens, and the rest in gold'), and thence straightway (by cab) to the place where you buy sealskin coats for middling old ladies.
I had turned my long leisure to good account, had largely increased my sources of employment, and had placed our means of subsistence on surer grounds.
If the gentleman were particularly anxious to have it left as soon as possible, he might write outside, 'To be delivered immediately,' which was sure to be attended to; or 'Pay the bearer half-a-crown extra for instant delivery,' which was surer still.
Not by combining together, to protect injustice and cruelty, and making a common capital of sin, is this Union to be saved,--but by repentance, justice and mercy; for, not surer is the eternal law by which the millstone sinks in the ocean, than that stronger law, by which injustice and cruelty shall bring on nations the wrath of Almighty God!
The natural thing for the officer to do, in this case, was to follow straight on my heels; he would find a stout oaken door, securely locked, be- tween him and me; before he could break it down, I should be far away and engaged in slipping into a suc- cession of baffling disguises which would soon get me into a sort of raiment which was a surer protection from meddling law-dogs in Britain than any amount of mere innocence and purity of character.
There can be no surer evidence of this than the fact that the former Glaswegian Guv has been denied a berth in the Punjab Provincial Assembly - where he could've acquired Chief Ministerial airs, or aspirations to be Leader of the Opposition - and sent Upstairs to the Senate.
It is better and surer consuming the ones you prepared yourself,' he said.
The poor bloke is on much surer ground dealing with the potential destruction of Earth than teen hormones.
Any time we had a harsh frost or any snow fell the only thing surer than it being very cold was that barely any pavements or roads were gritted.
Tenders are invited for Construction of cc drain from surer pond to bisha para via talpukur and dipak rai to sasti dolui via anup bishal in ward no 9