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intervene
used in
The Count of Monte Cristo
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intervene
Used in
The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • An intervening elevation of land hid the light.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Oh, count, what a service you might render me! I should like you a hundred times better if, by your intervention, I could manage to remain a bachelor, even were it only for ten years.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Noirtier acknowledged by a look of extreme kindness and benevolence the thanks which Morrel lavished on him for his timely intervention on behalf of Valentine and himself—an intervention which had saved them from despair.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Noirtier acknowledged by a look of extreme kindness and benevolence the thanks which Morrel lavished on him for his timely intervention on behalf of Valentine and himself—an intervention which had saved them from despair.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Yes," said the procureur, "and I think the will promises to be yet more extraordinary, for I cannot see how it is to be drawn up without the intervention of Valentine, and she may, perhaps, be considered as too much interested in its contents to allow of her being a suitable interpreter of the obscure and ill-defined wishes of her grandfather."  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "No," returned she, "but I feel some emotion on seeing, for the first time, the man without whose intervention we should have been in tears and desolation.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: in the intervening years
as in: intervened in the war
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