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Synonyms for majors

the most important league in any sport (especially baseball)

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She stood up and sneered at the Senior Subaltern for a cur, and abused the Major and the Colonel and all the rest.
When the major was warm, and his hunger appeased, an invincible desire to sleep weighed down his eyelids.
Through the thick veils of irresistible sleep, the major soon saw the husband and wife as mere points or formless objects.
The major looked at the count with his large staring eyes, and then took a survey of the apartment, but his gaze almost immediately reverted to the proprietor of the room.
said the major with a deep sigh, and raising his eye to heaven.
We have already said that Major Effingham had served as a soldier with reputation.
religious duty,” so the Major always expressed it, “it was their religions duty to have supported him.
The Major looked at him rather queerly with his good-humoured gooseberry eyes.
The Major was still looking at him quietly, but with protruding eyes, when the front door was flung open, releasing a flood of gaslight on the face of the fading mist; and another figure in pyjamas sprang or tumbled out into the garden.
Natasha quietly repeated her question, and her face and whole manner were so serious, though she was still holding the ends of her handkerchief, that the major ceased smiling and after some reflection- as if considering in how far the thing was possible- replied in the affirmative.
After riding about a hundred yards toward the forest, the major suddenly and sharply reined in his horse and sat motionless in the saddle.
Woodville's reference and of his own friend Major Fitz-David.
The only person in London whom he could have visited is Major Sholto.
shouted the general and the major in great surprise.
O'Dowd, with a tap of her whip, told the Major to be quiet; and then requested to be presented in form to Mrs.