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nominal
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nominal
Used in
Bleak House
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  • And our dinner hour is nominally (for we dine at all hours) five!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • All right! Nominally five hundred.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Well, sir," says Mr. George, "this man with me is the other party implicated in this unfortunate affair—nominally, only nominally— and my sole object is to prevent his getting into trouble on my account.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Well, sir," says Mr. George, "this man with me is the other party implicated in this unfortunate affair—nominally, only nominally— and my sole object is to prevent his getting into trouble on my account.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a nominal fee
as in: he`s nominally in charge
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