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officiate
used in David Copperfield

2 uses
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Definition act in an official capacity — such as when enforcing rules at a sports event or presiding over a wedding ceremony
  • The principal gentleman who officiated behind the counter, took a good deal of notice of me; and often got me, I recollect, to decline a Latin noun or adjective, or to conjugate a Latin verb, in his ear, while he transacted my business.
    Chapters 10-12 (69% in)
  • 'Is it possible that I had the honour, sir, of officiating when —?'
    Chapters 58-60 (59% in)

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