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divine
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divine
Used in
Bleak House
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  • At what time of the night he had gone, or how, or why, it seemed hopeless ever to divine.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I should be sorry to imply that Mr. Skimpole divined this and was politic; I really never understood him well enough to know.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • So Charley became as quiet as a mouse and took her bright face here and there across and across the two rooms, out of the shade into the divine sunshine, and out of the sunshine into the shade, while I watched her peacefully.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: divined through intuition
as in: to forgive is divine
as in: divined from tea leaves
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