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homily
used in David Copperfield

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Definition a sermon, inspirational saying, or short story meant to be instructional
  • No company, a walk, a family dinner of four, and an evening of looking over books and pictures; Miss Murdstone with a homily before her, and her eye upon us, keeping guard vigilantly.
    Chapters 25-27 (71% in)

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