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profess
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • He did this very circumstantially, and every one realized that, although he professed to despise that suspicion, he thought the subject of great importance.
  • Alas! many of them only differ in not openly professing such cynicism, for they are better educated, more cultured, but their philosophy is essentially the same as his.

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  • She professed innocence but later admitted her guilt.
  • She professes not to be worried.

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