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repose
used in A Tale of Two Cities

6 uses
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Definition
to rest or lie
  • Mr. Cruncher reposed under a patchwork counterpane, like a Harlequin at home.
    2.1 — Five Years Later (46% in)
  • Then she glanced in a casual manner round the wine-shop, took up her knitting with great apparent calmness and repose of spirit, and became absorbed in it.
    1.5 — The Wine-shop (58% in)
  • You were always driving and riving and shouldering and passing, to that restless degree that I had no chance for my life but in rust and repose.
    2.5 — The Jackal (78% in)
  • "Meanwhile," said the Marquis, "I will preserve the honour and repose of the family, if you will not.
    2.9 — The Gorgon's Head (46% in)
  • Good repose!
    2.9 — The Gorgon's Head (70% in)
  • Will you let me believe, when I recall this day, that the last confidence of my life was reposed in your pure and innocent breast, and that it lies there alone, and will be shared by no one?
    2.13 — The Fellow of No Delicacy (72% in)

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