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How to use dominant trait in a sentence
Only a few retain a degree of overt sexuality, but it is not a dominant trait.
He'd never run up against many stresses that brought his dominant trait to the fore.The Ego Machine | Henry Kuttner
"She has never been without that divine reason which was her dominant trait," wrote her friend.The Women of the French Salons | Amelia Gere Mason
If Faustus is to be labelled according to his dominant trait, then let us describe him as the embodiment of sense-gratification.The Growth of English Drama | Arnold Wynne
But it would be incorrect to assume, therefore, that cosmopolitanism is a dominant trait.The Story of Moscow | Wirt Gerrare
His dominant trait was to take all things into earnest consideration.The Secret Sharer | Joseph Conrad