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solemn
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Sense and Sensibility
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  • Mrs. Dashwood had been informed by her husband of the solemn promise on the part of his son in their favour, which gave comfort to his last earthly reflections.
  • "Many, many circumstances," said Elinor, solemnly.
  • "I felt myself," she added, "to be as solemnly engaged to him, as if the strictest legal covenant had bound us to each other."
  • Mr. Dashwood’s strains were more solemn.

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  • He took a solemn oath.
  • Everyone was solemn at the funeral.

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