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attain
used in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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to gain or reach something with effort
  • For two months, however, I was true to my determination; for two months I led a life of such severity as I had never before attained to, and enjoyed the compensations of an approving conscience.
    p. 97.0

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