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semblance
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • And then — perhaps it was not happening, perhaps it was only a memory taking on the semblance of sound — a voice was singing: ’Under the spreading chestnut tree I sold you and you sold me ’ The tears welled up in his eyes.

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  • Embarrassed as she was, she tried to maintain some semblance of dignity.
  • The substitute teacher had to battle to maintain even a semblance of order.

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