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summon
used in David Copperfield

5 uses
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Definition to call forth
  • It was after breakfast, and we had been summoned in from the playground, when Mr. Sharp entered and said: 'David Copperfield is to go into the parlour.'
    Chapters 7-9 (75% in)
  • Hither, on the first morning of my so auspiciously beginning life on my own account, the oldest of the regular boys was summoned to show me my business.
    Chapters 10-12 (46% in)
  • The pleasanter face which had replaced his, on the occasion of my last visit, answered to our summons, and went before us to the drawing-room.
    Chapters 31-33 (49% in)
  • I summoned all the resolutions I had made, in all those many days and nights, and all those many conflicts of my heart.
    Chapters 58-60 (79% in)
  • She looked so steadfastly at me: with a kind of doubt, or pity, or suspense in her affection: that I summoned the stronger determination to show her a perfectly cheerful face.
    Chapters 61-62 (72% in)

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