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indicate
used in David Copperfield

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  • Dispatching this refreshment by the way, I went in the direction my friend had indicated, and walked on a good distance without coming to the houses he had mentioned.
    Chapters 13-15 (22% in)
  • A squareness about the lower part of his face, and the dotted indication of the strong black beard he shaved close every day, reminded me of the wax-work that had travelled into our neighbourhood some half-a-year before.
    Chapters 1-3 (51% in)
  • Besides that Mr. Quinion did what a careless man so occupied, and dealing with a thing so anomalous, could, to treat me as one upon a different footing from the rest, I never said, to man or boy, how it was that I came to be there, or gave the least indication of being sorry that I was there.
    Chapters 10-12 (62% in)
  • I construed this remark into an indication of a wish that he should have my place, so I blushingly offered to resign it.
    Chapters 19-21 (25% in)
  • The red fox made him say all this, I knew, to exhibit him to me in the light he had indicated on the night when he poisoned my rest.
    Chapters 34-36 (60% in)
  • Traddles had to indicate that I was Mr. Copperfield, and I had to lay claim to myself, and they had to divest themselves of a preconceived opinion that Traddles was Mr. Copperfield, and altogether we were in a nice condition.
    Chapters 40-42 (30% in)
  • I indicated that I had nothing more to say.
    Chapters 46-48 (19% in)
  • I confine myself to throwing out the observation, that, at the hour and place I have indicated, may be found such ruined vestiges as yet 'Remain, 'Of 'A 'Fallen Tower, 'WILKINS MICAWBER.
    Chapters 49-51 (4% in)
  • A few slight indications of a rather petted and capricious manner, which I observed in the Beauty, were manifestly considered, by Traddles and his wife, as her birthright and natural endowment.
    Chapters 58-60 (50% in)
  • I addressed myself to one of the two warders, who, I suspected from certain latent indications in their faces, knew pretty well what all this stir was worth.
    Chapters 61-62 (53% in)

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