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contrived
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The Taming of the Shrew
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  • Sir, I shall not be slack; in sign whereof, Please ye we may contrive this afternoon, And quaff carouses to our mistress’ health; And do as adversaries do in law, Strive mightily, but eat and drink as friends.

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  • The novel has a contrived ending.
  • contrived coyness

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