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resignation
used in Washington Square

4 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
accepted it with resignation
Definition
acceptance of something undesired as unavoidable or the lesser of evils
  • He left her resignedly; he had got what he wanted.
    Chapter 9 (94% in)

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?  —3 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • "We must study resignation," said Mrs. Penniman, hesitating, but sententious at a venture.
    Chapter 30 (65% in)
  • I am perfectly resigned to her thinking me a tyrant for a twelvemonth.
    Chapter 12 (80% in)
  • Resignation to what?
    Chapter 30 (65% in)

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