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engender
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Oliver Twist
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  • the perspiration which his rage had engendered
  • Mr. Bumble wiped from his forehead the perspiration which his walk had engendered, glanced complacently at the cocked hat, and smiled.
  • As he glided stealthily along, creeping beneath the shelter of the walls and doorways, the hideous old man seemed like some loathsome reptile, engendered in the slime and darkness through which he moved: crawling forth, by night, in search of some rich offal for a meal.

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  • The police in Mexico don’t engender confidence.
  • The sincerity of her apology engendered forgiveness.

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