Definition of 'gamut'
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The comedy runs the gamut from profoundly uncomfortable to excruciatingly embarrassing in this horribly compelling film. Times, Sunday Times (2017)A whole gamut of politicians are now weighing in against her. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is about the entire gamut of chauvinism. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We saw the full gamut of tennis from her. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The comedy runs the gamut from profoundly uncomfortable to excruciatingly embarrassing in this horribly compelling film. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We have the whole gamut of feelings. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They were invested with the full gamut of human faculties and emotions. Ambassadors: From Ancient Greece to the Nation State (2006)It runs the gamut from retirement retreat to nudist colony. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Frozen fish can run the whole gamut. Umbria - the green heart of Italy (1989)He still had not run the full gamut of operational activity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The yellow smiley face has gradually been replaced by a gamut of emotions ranging from surprise to disgust. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You run the gamut of emotions. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)When a family drops out, my feelings can run the gamut of emotions. Christianity Today (2000)In fact, the full gamut. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Watch their faces run the gamut of emotions from surprise to disgust when you tell them it's called tomato soup tray bake. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In my job I witness the full gamut of human emotion. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If you can survive in this business, you'll see the full gamut. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Before the lions, there was a whole gamut of animals to run through, not quite literally. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I've covered the gamut, which makes the role interesting. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I tried the full gamut of the treatment menu, which isn't the most comprehensive. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The stories that emerged that week are not mine to tell; needless to say, they ran the gamut of human emotion and experience. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So I had free rein in the kitchen, to experiment with the full gamut of beige ingredients available to me. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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