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  • So when I saw myself defeated by this ox filth, I outbade the fellow, crying, "Two hundred!"

    The Eleven Comedies, Volume 1

  • A few of the great and would-be great ladies outbade one another in the effort to renew the luxury and revive the grace of the past.

    The Inside Story of the Peace Conference

  • But France, richer and more determined, outbade all competitors: it bought over General Erlach, the commander of Breysach, and the other officers, who soon placed that fortress, with the whole army, in their hands.

    The Thirty Years War — Complete


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