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surmount
used in David Copperfield

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Definition overcome (to successfully deal with an obstacle)
  • 'You find us, Copperfield,' said Mr. Micawber, with one eye on Traddles, 'at present established, on what may be designated as a small and unassuming scale; but, you are aware that I have, in the course of my career, surmounted difficulties, and conquered obstacles.
    Chapters 25-27 (96% in)

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