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apprise
used in The Importance of Being Earnest

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Definition
inform (somebody) of something
  • ] Apprised, sir, of my daughter's sudden flight by her trusty maid, whose confidence I purchased by means of a small coin, I followed her at once by a luggage train.
    Act 3 — Morning-room at the Manor House (15% in)

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