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imbibe
used in War and Peace

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Definition
to take in — especially to drink alcohol or be influenced by ideas
  • "The highest wisdom and truth are like the purest liquid we may wish to imbibe," he said.
    Book Five — 1806-07 (8% in)
  • Where, how, and when had this young countess, educated by an emigree French governess, imbibed from the Russian air she breathed that spirit and obtained that manner which the pas de chale * would, one would have supposed, long ago have effaced?
    Book Seven — 1810-11 (53% in)

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