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Graduate Record Examination. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • You want to take a GRE't spoonful with your victuals, and in between your victuals.

    Mrs. Tree's Will Laura E. Richards
  • It is a wedge-shaped piece, as the German commentators say of their GRE.

  • "Is that you, GRE—" She hung a second, framed there in the doorway, with Madge behind her.

    The Messenger

    Elizabeth Robins
  • I hain't no GRE't fancy fur this secesh business, that ar' a fact.

    Cudjo's Cave J. T. Trowbridge
  • Monsieur Vidocq calls a horse GREs—this again is a gipsy word—gras, GRE, graste, and gris.

    Carmen Prosper Merimee
  • "The GRE't lamp's all full," said the Widder, warming her apron and pressing it to her poulticed face.

    Meadow Grass Alice Brown
  • Den he go to de chimbly an' jerk up de quinine bottle an po' a GRE't hoss-dose on to be ban'.

    Bayou Folk Kate Chopin
  • He wuz a GRE't man in dem days, I tell you dat, an' his house wuz chock full er all sorts er fine fixin's.

  • He's rich an' goodlookin', an' a GRE't chieft an' a sho'-'nuff fighter, an' he kin do 'bout w'at he please wid tu'rr creeturs.

  • He wuz too GRE't a fighter an' too full er 'havishness uver ter sottle down wid a wife; an' now lemme finish de tale.

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