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  • The Art of Hunger undermines and illuminates our accepted notions about literature and throws an unprecendented light on Auster's own richly allusive writings.
  • Cereta, with her passionately literary mind, wrote with a densely allusive style marked by her knowledge of the classics.
  • The links between the art-work and the biblical themes it seeks to explore, illustrate, and interpret, are often highly allusive.
  • So the phrase was an allusive reference to crashing in the sea, later extended to all crashes.
  • The headings in almost any daily newspaper usually include several allusive phrases, as well as idioms.

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