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convey
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Wuthering Heights
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convey
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Wuthering Heights
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  • At present, convey yourself and him away.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Earnshaw had come out to examine the mischief he had caused, and he was then conveying the poor thing up-stairs.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He had reached the age of sixteen then, I think, and without having bad features, or being deficient in intellect, he contrived to convey an impression of inward and outward repulsiveness that his present aspect retains no traces of.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Linton who had been conveyed up to the little parlour soon after I left, was terrified into fetching the key before his father re-ascended.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Mr. Earnshaw snatched up the culprit directly and conveyed him to his chamber; where, doubtless, he administered a rough remedy to cool the fit of passion, for he appeared red and breathless.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I spared a minute to open the gate for it, but instead of going to the house door, it coursed up and down snuffing the grass, and would have escaped to the road, had I not seized it and conveyed it in with me.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Old Mrs. Linton paid us several visits, to be sure, and set things to rights, and scolded and ordered us all; and when Catherine was convalescent, she insisted on conveying her to Thrushcross Grange: for which deliverance we were very grateful.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Catherine employed herself in wrapping a handsome book neatly in white paper, and having tied it with a bit of ribbon, and addressed it to 'Mr. Hareton Earnshaw,' she desired me to be her ambassadress, and convey the present to its destined recipient.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: convey her thoughts
as in: convey title to the property
as in: convey her safely to
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