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interpose
used in Crime and Punishment

9 uses
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Definition
to insert between other elements; or to interrupt or stop action by others
  • "That's all true," Zossimov hastened to interpose.
    2.5 -- Part 2 Chapter 5 (51% in)
  • "Nobody asks you for these personal details, sir, we've no time to waste," Ilya Petrovitch interposed roughly and with a note of triumph; but Raskolnikov stopped him hotly, though he suddenly found it exceedingly difficult to speak.
    2.1 -- Part 2 Chapter 1 (79% in)
  • "That's just what it wasn't!" interposed Razumihin.
    2.5 -- Part 2 Chapter 5 (66% in)
  • Raskolnikov interposed suddenly.
    2.5 -- Part 2 Chapter 5 (80% in)
  • "And is it true," Raskolnikov interposed once more suddenly, again in a voice quivering with fury and delight in insulting him, "is it true that you told your _fiancee_.... within an hour of her acceptance, that what pleased you most.... was that she was a beggar.... because it was better to raise a wife from poverty, so that you may have complete control over her, and reproach her with your being her benefactor?"
    2.5 -- Part 2 Chapter 5 (82% in)
  • "They're all generals' daughters, it seems, but they have all snub noses," interposed a tipsy peasant with a sly smile on his face, wearing a loose coat.
    2.6 -- Part 2 Chapter 6 (17% in)
  • Don't you see...." the mother interposed in dismay.
    3.1 -- Part 3 Chapter 1 (11% in)
  • "One thing worries me," interposed Razumihin, frowning.
    3.2 -- Part 3 Chapter 2 (20% in)
  • "A familiar phenomenon," interposed Zossimov, "actions are sometimes performed in a masterly and most cunning way, while the direction of the actions is deranged and dependent on various morbid impressions—it's like a dream."
    3.3 -- Part 3 Chapter 3 (32% in)

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