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supplant
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
take the place or move into the position of
  • But I thought you were a Catalan, and they told me the Catalans were not men to allow themselves to be supplanted by a rival.
    Chapters 3-4 (43% in)
  • With the rapid instinct of selfishness, Caderousse readily perceived the solidity of this mode of reasoning; he gazed, doubtfully, wistfully, on Danglars, and then caution supplanted generosity.
    Chapters 5-6 (44% in)
  • Rage supplanted religious fervor.
    Chapters 15-16 (8% in)

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