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correspond
used in Great Expectations

2 meanings, 5 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
corresponding time period
Definition
connect or fit together by being equivalent, proportionate, or matched

(Two things are equivalent if they have the same or very similar value, purpose, or result.)
  • He was a burly man of an exceedingly dark complexion, with an exceedingly large head, and a corresponding large hand.
    Chapter 11 (24% in)
corresponding = fitting or proportional
  • Some medical beast had revived Tar-water in those days as a fine medicine, and Mrs. Joe always kept a supply of it in the cupboard; having a belief in its virtues correspondent to its nastiness.
    Chapter 2 (55% in)
correspondent = proportional
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2  —2 uses as in:
corresponding by email
Definition
communicate by writing letters or email
  • You air in correspondence with Mr. Pip?
    Chapter 27 (84% in)
correspondence = communication by writing letters
  • Many a year went round before I was a partner in the House; but I lived happily with Herbert and his wife, and lived frugally, and paid my debts, and maintained a constant correspondence with Biddy and Joe.
    Chapter 58 (95% in)
correspondence = communication by writing letters
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exact meaning not specified
  • His manner of bearing his poverty, too, exactly corresponded to his manner of bearing that defeat.
    Chapter 22 (71% in)

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