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convey
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Sense and Sensibility
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convey
Used in
Sense and Sensibility
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  • These words, which conveyed to Elinor a direct avowal of his love for her sister, affected her very much.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He insisted, moreover, on conveying all their letters to and from the post for them, and would not be denied the satisfaction of sending them his newspaper every day.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Elinor thought she could distinguish a large W in the direction; and no sooner was it complete than Marianne, ringing the bell, requested the footman who answered it to get that letter conveyed for her to the two-penny post.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Elinor contradicted it, however, very positively; and by relating that she had herself been employed in conveying the offer from Colonel Brandon to Edward, and, therefore, must understand the terms on which it was given, obliged him to submit to her authority.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She had taken care to have the intelligence conveyed to herself, as soon as it was known that the ceremony was over, as she was desirous that Marianne should not receive the first notice of it from the public papers, which she saw her eagerly examining every morning.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: convey title to the property
as in: convey her thoughts
as in: convey her safely to
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