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Othello, the Moor of Venice
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descry
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Othello, the Moor of Venice
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  • Nothing at all: it is a high-wrought flood; I cannot, ’twixt the heaven and the main, Descry a sail.

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  • She tries to descry purpose in the disasters of a purposeless world.
  • I never saw him afterwards, but I sometimes imagine that I descry a faint reflection of him in John Browdie.
    Dickens, Charles  --  The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby

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