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profess
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Ulysses
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  • I ought to profess Greek, the language of the mind.
  • Mr Bloom ejaculated, professing not the least surprise at the intelligence, I can quite credit the assertion and I guarantee he invariably does.
  • Both indurated by early domestic training and an inherited tenacity of heterodox resistance professed their disbelief in many orthodox religious, national, social and ethical doctrines.

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  • She professed innocence but later admitted her guilt.
  • She professes not to be worried.

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