Definition of 'all-pervading'
Example sentences containing 'all-pervading'
The cloud and the damp were all-pervading and our two friends watched us from the shelter of a doorway.HIGH STAND
You and he were so close about the project; it was an all-pervading obsession of his.THE GWEN JOHN SCULPTURE
The trees hung heavy with moisture, no breath of air, everything very still except for the all-pervading sound of water falling.HIGH STAND
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