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a person with a strong desire for something

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The architectural book belongs no longer to the priest, to religion, to Rome; it is the property of poetry, of imagination, of the people.
But practically beginning with the sixteenth century, the malady of architecture is visible; it is no longer the expression of society; it becomes classic art in a miserable manner; from being Gallic, European, indigenous, it becomes Greek and Roman; from being true and modern, it becomes pseudo-classic.
It was no longer possible to sit down in his old place--it was by now all filled with snow.
The mother said, 'My dear child, I can no longer hide my feelings from you.
The following night the elder lady dreamt that she saw the Good Queen, who said, 'Do not weep any longer but follow my directions.
At a certain stage in the development of these means of production and of exchange, the conditions under which feudal society produced and exchanged, the feudal organisation of agriculture and manufacturing industry, in one word, the feudal relations of property became no longer compatible with the already developed productive forces; they became so many fetters.
Modern bourgeois society with its relations of production, of exchange and of property, a society that has conjured up such gigantic means of production and of exchange, is like the sorcerer, who is no longer able to control the powers of the nether world whom he has called up by his spells.
Ah," he exclaimed, "it is no longer brucine that is used; let me see what it is
Mademoiselle de Villefort no longer requires help," said d'Avrigny, "since she is dead.
Perhaps he will always stay longer than he talks of.
The ruby has fallen out of his sword, his eyes are gone, and he is golden no longer," said the Mayor in fact, "he is litttle beter than a beggar
replied the horse, 'justice and avarice never dwell in one house; my master has forgotten all that I have done for him so many years, and because I can no longer work he has turned me adrift, and says unless I become stronger than a lion he will not take me back again; what chance can I have of that?
Let those of high life, therefore, no longer despise the ignorance of their inferiors; nor the vulgar any longer rail at the vices of their betters.
Sometimes he thought of Fix, but no longer in anger.
The defense of Vienna was no longer to be thought of.