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establish
used in Pygmalion

2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
establish a positive tone
Definition
create, start, or set in [a] place
  • And it is notable that though she never nags her husband, and frankly loves the Colonel as if she were his favorite daughter, she has never got out of the habit of nagging Higgins that was established on the fatal night when she won his bet for him.
    Act 5 (97% in)
established = created
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?  —1 use
exact meaning not specified
  • THE FLOWER GIRL [taking advantage of the military gentleman's proximity to establish friendly relations with him].
    Act 1 (31% in)

There are no more uses of "establish" in Pygmalion.

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