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surmount
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition overcome (to successfully deal with an obstacle)
  • My eye passed all other objects to rest on those most remote, the blue peaks; it was those I longed to surmount; all within their boundary of rock and heath seemed prison-ground, exile limits.
    Chapter 10 (22% in)

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