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vary
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

3 uses
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Definition
to be different, or to change
  • It was of a pattern which does not vary, and so it is familiar to us all.
    Chapter 4 (56% in)
  • This picture brought such an agony of pleasurable suffering that he worked it over and over again in his mind and set it up in new and varied lights, till he wore it threadbare.
    Chapter 3 (85% in)
  • Tom got more cuffs and kisses that day—according to Aunt Polly's varying moods—than he had earned before in a year; and he hardly knew which expressed the most gratefulness to God and affection for himself.
    Chapter 17 (98% in)

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