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grapple
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Ulysses
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  • He rubs grimly his grappling hands, knobbed with knuckledusters.
  • …households in Dublin city and urban district of scenes truly rural of happiness of the better land with Dockrell’s wallpaper at one and ninepence a dozen, innocent Britishborn bairns lisping prayers to the Sacred Infant, youthful scholars grappling with their pensums or model young ladies playing on the pianoforte or anon all with fervour reciting the family rosary round the crackling Yulelog while in the boreens and green lanes the colleens with their swains strolled what times the…

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  • I’ve just begun to grapple with the problem.
  • the two men grappled with each other for several minutes

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