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diffuse
used in Oliver Twist

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Definition
to spread; or to soften or calm

or:

to be spread out (not concentrated) — sometimes implying a lack or organization or the use of too many words
  • —the blessings which the orphan child called down upon them, sunk into their souls, diffusing peace and happiness.
    Chapter 31 — Involves a Critical Position (**% in)

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