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Great Expectations
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  • ...and the attempt to do it would inevitably engender suspicion.
  • He added as a self-evident proposition, engendering low spirits, "But you can’t marry, you know, while you’re looking about you."
  • A new fear had been engendered in my mind by his narrative; or rather, his narrative had given form and purpose to the fear that was already there.

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  • The police in Mexico don’t engender confidence.
  • The sincerity of her apology engendered forgiveness.

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