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coincidence
used in Great Expectations

4 uses
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Definition
a situation where two things happened at the same time or in the same way by chance even though it was unlikely

(for example, if two students in the same class met by accident while visiting another country)
  • Still, the coincidence of our being together on the coach, was sufficiently strange to fill me with a dread that some other coincidence might at any moment connect me, in his hearing, with my name.
    Chapter 28 (77% in)
  • Still, the coincidence of our being together on the coach, was sufficiently strange to fill me with a dread that some other coincidence might at any moment connect me, in his hearing, with my name.
    Chapter 28 (78% in)
  • "My dear Handel," Herbert would say to me, in all sincerity, if you will believe me, those very words were on my lips, by a strange coincidence."
    Chapter 34 (62% in)
  • His being my lawyer, and his being the lawyer of your patron is a coincidence.
    Chapter 44 (16% in)

There are no more uses of "coincidence" in Great Expectations.

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