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affinity
used in David Copperfield

3 uses
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Definition a natural attraction or feeling of kinship
  • 'You don't mean to say that there is any affinity between nautical matters and ecclesiastical matters?'
    Chapters 22-24 (54% in)
  • The young man still replied: 'Come to the pollis!' and was dragging me against the donkey in a violent manner, as if there were any affinity between that animal and a magistrate, when he changed his mind, jumped into the cart, sat upon my box, and, exclaiming that he would drive to the pollis straight, rattled away harder than ever.
    Chapters 10-12 (99% in)
  • (Poetical affinity.
    Chapters 37-39 (55% in)

There are no more uses of "affinity" in David Copperfield.

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