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induce
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Anna Karenina
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induce
Used in
Anna Karenina
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  • And nothing would induce him to come up.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • For me the district institutions simply mean the liability to pay fourpence halfpenny for every three acres, to drive into the town, sleep with bugs, and listen to all sorts of idiocy and loathsomeness, and self-interest offers me no inducement.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Me go through a performance before her of forgiving, and deigning to bestow my love on her! What induced Darya Alexandrovna to tell me that?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The third day Nikolay induced his brother to explain his plan to him again, and began not merely attacking it, but intentionally confounding it with communism.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Then Sergey Ivanovitch induced him to tell them about the very interesting observations he had made on the habits and characteristics of common houseflies, and their life.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Excuse me," Sergey Ivanovitch interposed with a smile, "self-interest did not induce us to work for the emancipation of the serfs, but we did work for it."  (not reviewed by editor)

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