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recant
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Persuasion
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  • This was very wonderful if it were true; and Lady Russell was in a state of very agreeable curiosity and perplexity about Mr Elliot, already recanting the sentiment she had so lately expressed to Mary, of his being "a man whom she had no wish to see."

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  • At this point, Tate and his investigators had little interest in Myers’s recantation.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • But inwardly I do not recant.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye

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