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mode
used in David Copperfield

3 uses
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  • He hasn't been able to draw it up yet, without introducing that mode of expressing himself; but it don't signify; it keeps him employed.'
    Chapters 13-15 (57% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • 'I have my own opinions,' resumed Mr. Murdstone, whose face darkened more and more, the more he and my aunt observed each other, which they did very narrowly, 'as to the best mode of bringing him up; they are founded, in part, on my knowledge of him, and in part on my knowledge of my own means and resources.
    Chapters 13-15 (67% in)
  • I was about to explain that I was not desirous of introducing that mode of provision into the family, when Agnes inquired if my rooms were held for any long term?
    Chapters 34-36 (50% in)

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