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countenance
used in
Middlemarch
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countenance
Used in
Middlemarch
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  • I like her countenance.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But Sir James's countenance changed a little.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • With a quick change of countenance he rose and went out of the room.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Nay, Celia, that is too much to ask, that I should wear trinkets to keep you in countenance.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "I can do nothing to hinder it, Cadwallader," he added, turning for a little countenance toward the Rector, who said— "—I—should not make any fuss about it.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a pleasant countenance
as in: giving countenance
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