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zeppelin

Synonyms for airship

a steerable self-propelled aircraft

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they told me--for they tell one EVERYTHING in the most alarming way-- that those clothes were bought to please US.
The idea being an alarming one, he scrambled out of bed, and groped his way to the window.
Poor Traddles - I never think of that boy but with a strange disposition to laugh, and with tears in my eyes - was a sort of chorus, in general; and affected to be convulsed with mirth at the comic parts, and to be overcome with fear when there was any passage of an alarming character in the narrative.
In the heavy air of the room, and the heavy darkness that brooded in its remoter corners, I even had an alarming fancy that Estella and I might presently begin to decay.
He had seen his brother return from a rapid and mysterious journey in an alarming state of health.
The alarming indifference discoverable in the exercise of so invaluable a privilege under the existing laws, which afford every facility to it, furnishes a ready answer to this question.
The danger in the accomplishment of the former alternative lay in the practical certainty of alarming the warriors near by and bringing them and the balance of the village down upon him.
Surely, George, you are alarming yourself unnecessarily.
My Dear Fanny,--I take up my pen to communicate some very alarming intelligence, which I make no doubt will give you much concern".
Thank you extremely, madame," said Philip, with some temper; "you really have drawn some very alarming pictures for me.
This, at first, was attributed to the want of peltries with which to trade; but in a little while the mystery was explained in a more alarming manner.
His collar-bone was found to be dislocated, and such injury received in the back, as roused the most alarming ideas.
With difficulty, for something seemed to resist her efforts, she raised the lid a few inches; but at that moment a sudden knocking at the door of the room made her, starting, quit her hold, and the lid closed with alarming violence.
Will it be believed that, after Aglaya's alarming words, an ineradicable conviction had taken possession of his mind that, however he might try to avoid this vase next day, he must certainly break it?
We regret to announce that this venerable lady was seized with an alarming illness on Saturday last, at her mansion in town.