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demonstrate
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition
to show
  • Even the attractiveness of her person had undergone a similar change. It might be partly owing to the studied austerity of her dress, and partly to the lack of demonstration in her manners.
    Chapter 13 -- Another View of Hester (51% in)
demonstration = display
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