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assert
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Crime and Punishment
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assert
Used in
Crime and Punishment
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  • No, to put it more strongly and more distinctly; not can you but dare you, looking upon me, assert that I am not a pig?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The same morning without any delay, she went round to all the houses in the town and everywhere, shedding tears, she asserted in the most flattering terms Dounia's innocence and the nobility of her feelings and her behavior.  (not reviewed by editor)

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