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precipitate
used in Washington Square

3 uses
  • The prize was certainly great; but it was only to be won by striking the happy mean between precipitancy and caution.
    Chapter 22 (7% in)
  • This was about the time Catherine had reached her eighteenth year, so that it will be seen her father had not been precipitate.
    Chapter 2 (96% in)
  • The Doctor thought it very vulgar to be precipitate in accusing people of mercenary motives, inasmuch as his door had as yet not been in the least besieged by fortune-hunters; and, lastly, he was very curious to see whether Catherine might really be loved for her moral worth.
    Chapter 7 (17% in)

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