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auspices
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
with oversight and favor
  • I trust we shall meet under less melancholy auspices.
    Book 3 — Waiting for Death (94% in)
  • A few days afterwards—it was already the end of August—there was an occasion which caused some excitement in Middlemarch: the public, if it chose, was to have the advantage of buying, under the distinguished auspices of Mr. Borthrop Trumbull, the furniture, books, and pictures which anybody might see by the handbills to be the best in every kind, belonging to Edwin Larcher, Esq. This was not one of the sales indicating the depression of trade; on the contrary, it was due to Mr....
    Book 6 — The Widow and Wife (65% in)

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