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The Idiot
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  • This worthy gentleman could never quite reconcile himself to the idea of meeting Ferdishenko in society, and on an equal footing.
  • And it was not until the third day that the formal reconciliation between the prince and the Epanchins took place, as said before.

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  • When recalling all this afterwards the prince could not for the life of him understand how to reconcile the beautiful, sincere, pure nature of the girl with the irony of this jest.
  • He would suddenly remember that he was "a father," would be reconciled with his wife, and shed genuine tears.
  • These were the tears of joy and peace and reconciliation.

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as in: reconciled their differences Define
to bring into agreement (see word notes for more detailed definitions based on context)
as in: reconciled herself to Define
to come to terms with
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