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divine
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divine
Used in
Hard Times
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  • (He did not go so far as to say, for her pleasure, that there was a sort of Divine Right there; but, I have heard claims almost as magnificent of late years.) They were now in the black by-road near the place, and the Hands were crowding in.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Then came the Teetotal Society, who complained that these same people would get drunk, and showed in tabular statements that they did get drunk, and proved at tea parties that no inducement, human or Divine (except a medal), would induce them to forego their custom of getting drunk.  (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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