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retinue
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King Lear
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  • Not only, sir, this your all-licens’d fool, But other of your insolent retinue Do hourly carp and quarrel; breaking forth In rank and not-to-be-endured riots.

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  • —be arriving with his entire retinue, my Lord Nightbringer.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Every two weeks we’ll do blood work, cognitive tests, reflexes, a quick eye exam, and a rotating retinue of more exotic tests, like MRIs and such."
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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