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used in Great Expectations

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communicate or express
  • Infinite pains were then taken by Biddy to convey to my sister some idea of what had happened.
    Chapter 18 (82% in)
convey = communicate or express
  • Before I had been standing at the window five minutes, they somehow conveyed to me that they were all toadies and humbugs, but that each of them pretended not to know that the others were toadies and humbugs: because the admission that he or she did know it, would have made him or her out to be a toady and humbug.
    Chapter 11 (9% in)
  • conveyed = communicated or expressed
  • "And now, old chap," said Joe, conveying to me a sensation, first of burning and then of freezing, for I felt as if that familiar expression were applied to Miss Havisham,—"and now, old chap, may we do our duty!"
    Chapter 13 (39% in)
  • conveying = communicating or expressing
  • He attached no definite meaning to the word that I am aware of, but used it, like his own pretended Christian name, to affront mankind, and convey an idea of something savagely damaging.
    Chapter 17 (82% in)
convey = communicate or express
There are no more uses of "convey" in Great Expectations.

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