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peruse
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Great Expectations
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  • Here, we found a gentleman with one eye, in a velveteen suit and knee-breeches, who wiped his nose with his sleeve on being interrupted in the perusal of the newspaper.
  • "We made the money up this morning, sir," said one of the men, submissively, while the other perused Mr. Jaggers’s face.

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  • Please peruse this report at your leisure.
  • She perused the menu while she waited for him to arrive.

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