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banish
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Persuasion
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  • How absurd to be resuming the agitation which such an interval had banished into distance and indistinctness!
  • It was an afternoon of distress, and Anne had every thing to do at once; the apothecary to send for, the father to have pursued and informed, the mother to support and keep from hysterics, the servants to control, the youngest child to banish, and the poor suffering one to attend and soothe; besides sending, as soon as she recollected it, proper notice to the other house, which brought her an accession rather of frightened, enquiring companions, than of very useful assistants.

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  • He was banished from his own country.
  • I tried to banish the thought from my mind.

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