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forfeit
used in David Copperfield

3 uses
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Definition to lose or surrender something — often as a penalty
  • What's that game at forfeits?
    Chapters 22-24 (34% in)
  • If such is the case, and Mr. Micawber forfeits no privilege by entering on these duties, my anxiety is set at rest.
    Chapters 34-36 (94% in)
  • It was right that I should pay the forfeit of my headlong passion.
    Chapters 58-60 (56% in)

There are no more uses of "forfeit" in David Copperfield.

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