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reciprocate
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition to give in return — such as invitations, gifts, actions, or feelings
  • She deemed it her crime most to be repented of, that she had ever endured and reciprocated the lukewarm grasp of his hand, and had suffered the smile of her lips and eyes to mingle and melt into his own.
    Chapter 15 -- Hester and Pearl (20% in)

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