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transgress
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Persuasion
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  • He certainly knew what was right, nor could she fix on any one article of moral duty evidently transgressed; but yet she would have been afraid to answer for his conduct.
  • Lady Russell, in spite of all her former transgressions, he could now value from his heart.

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  • Her actions transgressed the boundaries of acceptable behavior.
  • will not permit them to transgress the rights of others

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