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tradition
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

3 uses
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Definition
a long-established or previously long-established practice or belief

and/or:

one or more practices, beliefs, or stories passed down through generations within a specific culture or group
  • Often, the less there is to justify a traditional custom, the harder it is to get rid of it.
    Chapter 5 (33% in)
  • It was a lonely place, and an hour made solemn by old traditions.
    Chapter 25 (66% in)
  • It is falling now; it will still be falling when all these things shall have sunk down the afternoon of history, and the twilight of tradition, and been swallowed up in the thick night of oblivion.
    Chapter 33 (15% in)

There are no more uses of "tradition" in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

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