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used in Anne Of Green Gables

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a serious speech, writing, or conversation on a particular topic

or much more rarely: to speak or write formally on a particular topic; or to have a conversation
  • When I tell you to do a thing I want you to obey me at once and not stand stock-still and discourse about it.
    Chapter 8 — Anne's Bringing-up Is Begun (31% in)
  • And you needn't stop to discourse with sympathetic listeners on your way, either.
    Chapter 13 — The Delights of Anticipation (20% in)

There are no more uses of "discourse" in Anne Of Green Gables.

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