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denotes
used in Sense and Sensibility

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Definition
means literally; or indicates
  • There was, at times, a want of spirits about him which, if it did not denote indifference, spoke of something almost as unpromising.
    Chapter 4 (59% in)
  • Lady Middleton had sent a very civil message by him, denoting her intention of waiting on Mrs. Dashwood as soon as she could be assured that her visit would be no inconvenience; and as this message was answered by an invitation equally polite, her ladyship was introduced to them the next day.
    Chapter 6 (73% in)
  • Mrs. Dashwood looked with pleasure at Marianne, whose fine eyes were fixed so expressively on Willoughby, as plainly denoted how well she understood him.
    Chapter 14 (75% in)

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