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ratify
used in Gone with the Wind

5 uses
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Definition to approve — typically the formal approval of an agreement by an organization
  • As Ashley had prophesied, there had been hell to pay since the legislature refused to ratify the amendment. [giving all races the right to vote]
    4.44 (1% in)
ratify = approve or accept
  • They've flatly refused to ratify the amendment," said Grandpa Merriwether and there was pride in his voice.
    4.42 (75% in)
  • There had been a Thirteenth Amendment ratified sometime before or maybe it had been the Sixteenth Amendment but what ratification meant she had no idea.
    4.42 (76% in)
  • There had been a Thirteenth Amendment ratified sometime before or maybe it had been the Sixteenth Amendment but what ratification meant she had no idea.
    4.42 (76% in)
  • It was submitted to the legislature and they refused to ratify it.
    4.42 (77% in)

There are no more uses of "ratify" in Gone with the Wind.

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