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paramount
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Hard Times
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  • Further, she was lady paramount over certain vaults in the basement, sharply spiked off from communication with the predatory world; and over the relics of the current day’s work, consisting of blots of ink, worn-out pens, fragments of wafers, and scraps of paper torn so small, that nothing interesting could ever be deciphered on them when Mrs. Sparsit tried.

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  • The children’s well-being is paramount.
  • She’s a one-issue voter for whom the abortion is paramount.

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