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pittance
used in David Copperfield

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Definition an inadequate payment
  • ' "The stipendiary emoluments in consideration of which I entered into the service of — HEEP," ' always pausing before that word and uttering it with astonishing vigour, ' "were not defined, beyond the pittance of twenty-two shillings and six per week.
    Chapters 52-54 (24% in)

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