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Synonyms for paragraph
ˈpær əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑfpara·graph

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. paragraphverb

    one of several distinct subdivisions of a text intended to separate ideas; the beginning is usually marked by a new indented line

  2. paragraphverb

    divide into paragraphs, as of text

    "This story is well paragraphed"

  3. paragraphverb

    write about in a paragraph

    "All her friends were paragraphed in last Monday's paper"

  4. paragraphverb

    write paragraphs; work as a paragrapher

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. paragraphnoun

    passage, clause, section of a discourse

  2. paragraphnoun

    item (as in a newspaper), remark, short notice

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  1. Michelle Tuegel:

    Their little paragraph of ‘ we have normal interaction ’ leaves a lot out, i would like to know what they were classifying or defining as ‘ normal behavior. ’ Tuegel said her clients, such as 21-year-old college student Paige Gasper, who was left with shattered ribs and a lacerated liver, are healing and feel.

  2. Chaplain David Wells:

    However, due to your decision, based on your religious convictions, that you cannot comply with the requirements outlined in DJJ Policy 912, Section IV, Paragraph H, regarding the treatment of LGBTQI youth, I must terminate your involvement as a religious volunteer.

  3. Chris Roberts:

    It would appear from what I’ve seen that the federal guys took one paragraph out of a lot of discussions and a lot of meetings and notes and just chose that one as opposed to plenty of others. My biggest concern is obviously with the multiple conversations that I had with the authorities.

  4. Natt Garun:

    Why is this news important, and can you explain that to me in a paragraph? If it takes longer than a few sentences to get to the point, you've lost my interest.

  5. Mary Clarks:

    You want to turn the page, there are wonderful sagas you can thoroughly enjoy a section and put it down. But if youre reading my book, I want you stuck with reading the next paragraph. The greatest compliment I can receive is, I read your darned book til 4 in the morning, and now Im tired. I say, Then you get your moneys worth.

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