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descend
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Anne Of Green Gables
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  • A blight seemed to have descended on her.
  • Leaving this Parthian shaft to rankle in Anne’s stormy bosom, Marilla descended to the kitchen, grievously troubled in mind and vexed in soul.
  • Josie descended from her perch, flushed with victory, and darted a defiant glance at Anne.
  • Anne accordingly went to bed and slept so long and soundly that it was well on in the white and rosy winter afternoon when she awoke and descended to the kitchen where Marilla, who had arrived home in the meantime, was sitting knitting.

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  • We saw the rocket descend.
  • The path descends to the bottom of the mountain.

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