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La Grande

[luh grand] /lə ˈgrænd/
noun
1.
a town in NE Oregon.
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  • The sunshine that was let into our hearts at La Grande was also refreshing.

  • But our friends did not think it necessary to reveal that she was "La Grande Trilby."

    Trilby George Du Maurier
  • He insisted on going into the kitchen to say farewell to "La Grande Jeanne."

    The Way of Ambition Robert Hichens
  • So she took "La Grande Jeanne" into her confidence without a scruple.

    The Way of Ambition Robert Hichens
  • Above all, he was to look for mines, the finding of which the document declares to be "La Grande affaire."

  • La Grande vie mondaine is the key-note of it all, and if one could find out just when was the off-season it would be delightful.

  • Our pilgrimage to La Grande Chartreuse was an event in our lives worth remembering.

  • Or, le grand clat, La Grande puissance de Rhodes, appartiennent surtout l'poque qui suivit la mort d'Alexandre.

    Walks in Rome Augustus J.C. Hare
  • His patriotic poem, "La Grande blesse," was written during that terrible apprenticeship.

    In the Heart of Vosges Matilda Betham-Edwards
  • Climne is "La Grande coquette par excellence," surrounded by a crowd of admirers wherever she goes.

    Queens of the French Stage H. Noel Williams

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