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Nicholas Nickleby
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  • As if one was caught, trapped into the married state, pinned by the leg, instead of going into it of one's own accord and glorying in the act!'  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'The sisters, as with one accord, cried that their lot was cast together, and that there were dwellings for peace and virtue beyond the convent's walls.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • At the end of the first verse, as though some person without had waited until then to make himself audible, was heard a loud and violent knocking at the street-door; so loud and so violent, indeed, that the ladies started as by one accord, and John Browdie stopped.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: reached an accord
as in: according to, or in accord with
as in: done of her own accord
as in: accord her the respect deserved
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