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used in Great Expectations

4 uses
  • I established with myself, on these occasions, the reputation of a first-rate man of business,—prompt, decisive, energetic, clear, cool-headed.
    Chapter 34 (82% in)
  • The sergeant, a decisive man, ordered that the sound should not be answered, but that the course should be changed, and that his men should make towards it "at the double."
    Chapter 5 (50% in)
  • But Biddy said she was, and she said it decisively.
    Chapter 17 (78% in)
  • We found a new set of people lingering outside, but Wemmick made a way among them by saying coolly yet decisively, "I tell you it's no use; he won't have a word to say to one of you;" and we soon got clear of them, and went on side by side.
    Chapter 20 (99% in)

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