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  • adverb With a bounding motion.


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bounding +‎ -ly


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  • Before them, like a Christmas tree glimpsed through lace curtains, they beheld joy shimmering -- music, ice-cream, macaroons, tinsel caps, and the starched ladies of their hearts Penrod and Sam walked demurely yet almost boundingly; their faces were shining but grave -- they were on their way to the Party!

    Penrod and Sam Booth Tarkington 1907

  • Lies like this can be hard to spot because you want to believe that somewhere in the world, families could be as plainly (100\% wheat) happy and carefree and wheat-boundingly healthy as that.

    Tom Smith's: theOTHERblog 2008


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