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confound
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A Tale of Two Cities
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  • Ah, confound you!
  • Confound it!
  • "Well, my sweet," said Miss Pross, nodding her head emphatically, "the short and the long of it is, that I am a subject of His Most Gracious Majesty King George the Third;" Miss Pross curtseyed at the name; "and as such, my maxim is, Confound their politics, Frustrate their knavish tricks, On him our hopes we fix, God save the King!"

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  • She confounded her critics.
  • She confounded their attempts to get a "yes" vote.

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