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interpret
used in Oliver Twist

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  • However, Mr. Fagin seemed to interpret the endeavour as expressing a perfect coincidence with his opinion, and put about the liquor which Barney reappeared with, in a very friendly manner.
    Chapter 42 -- An Old Acquaintance of Oliver's, Exhibiting Decided Marks…. (61% in)
  • Fagin was about to translate these mysterious expressions into the vulgar tongue; and, being interpreted, Mr. Bolter would have been informed that they represented that combination of words, 'transportation for life,' when the dialogue was cut short by the entry of Master Bates, with his hands in his breeches-pockets, and his face twisted into a look of semi-comical woe.
    Chapter 43 -- Wherein is Shown How the Artful Dodger Got Into Trouble (27% in)

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