phosphorescently love



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  • adv. In a phosphorescent manner.


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  • But they have to stay one step ahead of the black-furred and eyeless aliens, who lumber like bears with the speed of wolves and whose snapping maws contain multiple rows of phosphorescently purple teeth.

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  • Algae, it was noted, could also glow phosphorescently.

    The Taste of Coins from Treasure Troves

  • His skin shone phosphorescently, and his hair was plastered across his forehead.

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  • His fingernails glow phosphorescently white in the evening.

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  • Dombey, exulting in the long – looked – for event, jingled and jingled the heavy gold watch – chain that depended from below his trim blue coat, whereof the buttons sparkled phosphorescently in the feeble rays of the distant fire.

    Dombey and Son

  • They traversed a long, dark, vaulted corridor in which, Conan noticed uneasily, the skull on the staff glowed phosphorescently.

    The Hour of the Dragon

  • That bright T was even farther round on our starboard side now, but directly in line with us and the patch of dark water to the west of the almost phosphorescently foaming whiteness that marked the point where the flood tide ripped past the outer end of the eastern breakwater.

    When Eight Bells Toll

  • Her Callistan vexto-silk gown, of the newest and most violent shade of "radioactive" green, was phosphorescently luminous; fluorescent; gleaming and glowing.

    First Lensman

  • Zouave corps, brilliant in crimson and gold, sprang up, phosphorescently, in his wake, making bright the track of his journey.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 08, No. 45, July, 1861

  • Down on the floor there was a dragging, scuffling sound, and from almost beneath me a pair of small red eyes peered up phosphorescently.

    The Boy Scouts Book of Campfire Stories


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