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dwell
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Harry Potter (#1) and the Sorcerer's Stone
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as in: It dwells in the forest. Define
make one's home in; or to live in; or to stay (in a place)
  • You might belong in Gryffindor,
    Where dwell the brave at heart,
    p.118.0

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  • The creature dwells in the forest.
  • There family has dwelled in that valley for ten generations.

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as in: Don't dwell on it. Define
to think, communicate, or let attention stay on (or return to) something for a prolonged period
  • It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live, remember that.
    p.214.1

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  • Don’t dwell on the past.
  • Her students were ready to move on, but she dwelled on about Chapter 7.

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as in: Don't dwell on it. Define
to think, communicate, or let attention stay on (or return to) something for a prolonged period
as in: It dwells in the forest. Define
make one's home in; or to live in; or to stay (in a place)
as in: a modest dwelling Define
a house or shelter in which someone lives
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