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muster
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Bleak House
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muster
Used in
Bleak House
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  • The congregation was extremely small and quite a rustic one with the exception of a large muster of servants from the house, some of whom were already in their seats, while others were yet dropping in.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Here Mr. Smallweed, wrought up to the highest pitch by his own eloquence, actually throws Judy at her grandmother in default of anything else, by butting that young virgin at the old lady with such force as he can muster and then dropping into his chair in a heap.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • You would pass muster in a crowd, Phil!" says the trooper with a pleasant smile.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: muster strength or the crew
as in: didn`t pass muster
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