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apprise
used in Middlemarch

2 uses
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Definition
inform (somebody) of something
  • Some men must marry to elevate themselves a little, but when I am in need of that, I hope some one will tell me so—I hope some individual will apprise me of the fact.
    Book 3 — Waiting for Death (94% in)
  • Thus, Mr. Lydgate, there is no haste necessary in this matter; but I wished to apprise you beforehand of what may possibly occur.
    Book 7 — Two Temptations (48% in)

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