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dictate
used in Frankenstein

3 uses
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  • These feelings dictated my answer to my father.
    Chapter 18 (38% in)
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  • Do not suppose, however, that I wish to dictate happiness to you or that a delay on your part would cause me any serious uneasiness.
    Chapter 18 (25% in)
  • But it is your happiness I desire as well as my own when I declare to you that our marriage would render me eternally miserable unless it were the dictate of your own free choice.
    Chapter 22 (35% in)

There are no more uses of "dictate" in Frankenstein.

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