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adorn
used in David Copperfield

6 uses
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Definition to decorate — especially a person
  • I saw those two together, in a bright perspective, such well-associated friends, each adorning the other so much!
    Chapters 37-39 (73% in)
  • Whatever station in society I may attain, through the medium of the learned profession of which I am about to become an unworthy member, I shall endeavour not to disgrace, and Mrs. Micawber will be safe to adorn.
    Chapters 34-36 (97% in)
  • I could not see him for the tears which his earnestness and goodness, so adorned by, and so adorning, the perfect simplicity of his manner, brought into my eyes.
    Chapters 40-42 (86% in)
  • I could not see him for the tears which his earnestness and goodness, so adorned by, and so adorning, the perfect simplicity of his manner, brought into my eyes.
    Chapters 40-42 (86% in)
  • Its deep fidelity and goodness were not to be adorned by me or any man.
    Chapters 55-57 (4% in)
  • The remaining toasts were DOCTOR MELL; Mrs. MICAWBER (who gracefully bowed her acknowledgements from the side-door, where a galaxy of beauty was elevated on chairs, at once to witness and adorn the gratifying scene), Mrs. RIDGER BEGS (late Miss Micawber); Mrs. MELL; WILKINS MICAWBER, ESQUIRE, JUNIOR (who convulsed the assembly by humorously remarking that he found himself unable to return thanks in a speech, but would do so, with their permission, in a song); Mrs. MICAWBER'S FAMILY...
    Chapters 63-64 (51% in)

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