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assume
used in The War of the Worlds

3 uses
  • I have assumed that in the body of my narrative.
    2.10 — Book 2 Chapter 10 — The Epilogue (7% in)
  • There were scores of people, most of them sufficiently sabbatical to have assumed their best clothes.
    1.12 — Book 1 Chapter 12 — What I Saw of the Destruction of.... (34% in)
  • For a while the imaginative daring of the artilleryman, and the tone of assurance and courage he assumed, completely dominated my mind.
    2.7 — Book 2 Chapter 7 — The Man on Putney Hill (73% in)

There are no more uses of "assume" in The War of the Worlds.

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