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vanquish
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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Definition
to defeat completely
  • He shuddered; then waved his nerveless hand with a vanquished gesture and said, "Tell 'em, Joe, tell 'em—it ain't any use any more."
    Chapter 11 (42% in)
  • The children left for school, and the old lady to call on Mrs. Harper and vanquish her realism with Tom's marvellous dream.
    Chapter 18 (42% in)

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