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construe
used in Frankenstein

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to interpret something as having a specific meaning
  • I was ready to sink from fatigue and hunger, but being surrounded by a crowd, I thought it politic to rouse all my strength, that no physical debility might be construed into apprehension or conscious guilt.
    Chapter 20 (98% in)

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