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redemption
used in
Oliver Twist
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redemption
Used in
Oliver Twist
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  • The time was out in two days; I thought something might one day come of it too; and so redeemed the pledge.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • You have a claim on me: not only as the voluntary bearer of this intelligence, but as a woman lost almost beyond redemption.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'I judge that she had kept the trinket, for some time, in the hope of turning it to better account; and then had pawned it; and had saved or scraped together money to pay the pawnbroker's interest year by year, and prevent its running out; so that if anything came of it, it could still be redeemed.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • For years—for years—I have loved you; hoping to win my way to fame, and then come proudly home and tell you it had been pursued only for you to share; thinking, in my daydreams, how I would remind you, in that happy moment, of the many silent tokens I had given of a boy's attachment, and claim your hand, as in redemption of some old mute contract that had been sealed between us!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Oliver had been too often subjected to the process to which the very expressive monosyllable just recorded bears reference, to entertain the smallest doubt that the owner of the voice, whoever he might be, would redeem his pledge, most honourably.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • CHAPTER XLIV THE TIME ARRIVES FOR NANCY TO REDEEM HER PLEDGE TO ROSE MAYLIE.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: its main redeeming quality is...
as in: redeem the coupon
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