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surmount
used in Persuasion

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Definition
overcome (to successfully deal with an obstacle)
  • The walking party had crossed the lane, and were surmounting an opposite stile, and the Admiral was putting his horse in motion again, when Captain Wentworth cleared the hedge in a moment to say something to his sister.
    Chapter 10 (81% in)

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