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resignation
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Mansfield Park
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resignation
Used in
Mansfield Park
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  • Lady Bertram seemed quite resigned to waiting.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Her secret was still her own; and while that was the case, she thought she could resign herself to almost everything.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Lord Ravenshaw and the duke had appropriated the only two characters worth playing before I reached Ecclesford; and though Lord Ravenshaw offered to resign his to me, it was impossible to take it, you know.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • …one making the use of the other so evidently reasonable that the Miss Bertrams, with every superiority in their own apartments which their own sense of superiority could demand, were entirely approving it; and Mrs. Norris, having stipulated for there never being a fire in it on Fanny's account, was tolerably resigned to her having the use of what nobody else wanted, though the terms in which she sometimes spoke of the indulgence seemed to imply that it was the best room in the house.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: accepted it with resignation
as in: submitted her resignation
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