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determine
used in A Tale of Two Cities

14 uses
  • Nothing human could have held life in the boy but his determination to tell all his wrong.
    3.10 — The Substance of the Shadow (49% in)
  • Miss, if the poor lady had suffered so intensely before her little child was born, that she came to the determination of sparing the poor child the inheritance of any part of the agony she had known the pains of, by rearing her in the belief that her father was dead— No, don't kneel!
    1.4 — The Preparation (73% in)
  • That, the lofty example of this immaculate and unimpeachable witness for the Crown, to refer to whom however unworthily was an honour, had communicated itself to the prisoner's servant, and had engendered in him a holy determination to examine his master's table-drawers and pockets, and secrete his papers.
    2.3 — A Disappointment (8% in)
  • But, madame sat all day at her counter, so expressly unconscious of him, and so particularly determined not to perceive that his being there had any connection with anything below the surface, that he shook in his wooden shoes whenever his eye lighted on her.
    2.15 — Knitting (83% in)
  • Into his handsome face, the bitter waters of captivity had worn; but, he covered up their tracks with a determination so strong, that he held the mastery of them even in his sleep.
    2.17 — One Night (94% in)
  • The sagacity of the man of business perceived an advantage here, and determined to hold it.
    2.18 — Nine Days (83% in)
  • In all other respects, however, he was so composedly himself, that Mr. Lorry determined to have the aid he sought.
    2.19 — An Opinion (18% in)
  • "I know that, to be sure," assented Mr. Lorry, trying to persuade himself that his sweet temper was soured, and that he grumbled, "but I am determined to be peevish after my long day's botheration.
    2.21 — Echoing Footsteps (36% in)
  • "Patriots!" said Defarge, in a determined voice, "are we ready?"
    2.22 — The Sea Still Rises (31% in)
  • The dread tribunal of five Judges, Public Prosecutor, and determined Jury, sat every day.
    3.6 — Triumph (1% in)
  • They seemed to be waiting for something with a dogged determination, and they looked at the Jury, but at nothing else.
    3.6 — Triumph (28% in)
  • The same determined patriots and good republicans as yesterday and the day before, and to-morrow and the day after.
    3.9 — The Game Made (80% in)
  • Of a strong and fearless character, of shrewd sense and readiness, of great determination, of that kind of beauty which not only seems to impart to its possessor firmness and animosity, but to strike into others an instinctive recognition of those qualities; the troubled time would have heaved her up, under any circumstances.
    3.14 — The Knitting Done (28% in)
  • Miss Pross had nothing beautiful about her; years had not tamed the wildness, or softened the grimness, of her appearance; but, she too was a determined woman in her different way, and she measured Madame Defarge with her eyes, every inch.
    3.14 — The Knitting Done (66% in)

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