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refrain
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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refrain
Used in
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • Twice she put out her hand to take the garment again, and twice she refrained.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a repeated refrain
as in: refrain from laughing
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