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vanquish
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Persuasion
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  • It had been gradually yielding to the better hopes which her looks, or words, or actions occasionally encouraged; it had been vanquished at last by those sentiments and those tones which had reached him while she talked with Captain Harville; and under the irresistible governance of which he had seized a sheet of paper, and poured out his feelings.

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  • The team vanquished all competition.
  • You need to vanquish those negative thoughts and think about good things.

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