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Pride and Prejudice
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  • Mrs. Bennet deigned not to make any reply, but, unable to contain herself, began scolding one of her daughters.
  • Mr. Wickham, after a few moments, touched his hat—a salutation which Mr. Darcy just deigned to return.
  • Has he deigned to add aught of civility to his ordinary style?

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  • She wouldn’t deign to meet with me.
  • Will your majesty deign to excuse me?
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo

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