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innovate
used in Gulliver's Travels

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bring something new to an environment
  • ...schemes, driven equally on by hope and despair: that as for himself, being not of an enterprising spirit, he was content to go on in the old forms, to live in the houses his ancestors had built, and act as they did, in every part of life, without innovation: that some few other persons of quality and gentry had done the same, but were looked on with an eye of contempt and ill-will, as enemies to art, ignorant, and ill common-wealth's men, preferring their own ease and sloth before the...
    Part 3 — A Voyage to Laputa, Balnibarbi, .... (38% in)

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