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paraphrase
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David Copperfield
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  • Poor Peggotty lifted up her hands and eyes, and only answered, in a sort of paraphrase of the grace I usually repeated after dinner, ’Lord forgive you, Mrs. Copperfield, and for what you have said this minute, may you never be truly sorry!’

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  • I can’t remember her exact words, but I can paraphrase what she said.
  • To paraphrase Justice Hugo Black, I find no such provision in the Constitution but perhaps I have an old copy.

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