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purport
used in Pride and Prejudice

2 uses
  • You can hardly doubt the purport of my discourse, however your natural delicacy may lead you to dissemble; my attentions have been too marked to be mistaken.
    Chapter 19 (20% in)
  • The principal purport of his letter was to inform them that Mr. Wickham had resolved on quitting the militia.
    Chapter 50 (72% in)

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