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allude
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Hard Times
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  • Whatsoever the public meeting held in Coketown, and whatsoever the subject of such meeting, some Coketowner was sure to seize the occasion of alluding to his eminently practical friend Gradgrind.
  • Perhaps it would have been better, on the whole, if no allusion to it had escaped me.’
  • The last party I have alluded to, is to be pitied, ma’am,’ said Bitzer.
  • This allusion to her favourite feature overpowered Mrs. Sparsit.

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  • He alluded to Susan without mentioning her name.
  • She didn’t mention any names, but everyone knew she was alluding to the President.

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