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procure
used in The Awakening

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Definition
get by special effort
  • He was childishly gratified to discover her appetite, and to see the relish with which she ate the food which he had procured for her.
    Chapter 13 (83% in)
  • "It seems to me," he said, "we spend money enough in this house to procure at least one meal a day which a man could eat and retain his self-respect."
    Chapter 17 (63% in)
  • He had even invented some, to which he had given fantastic names, and for whose manufacture he required diverse ingredients that it devolved upon Edna to procure for him.
    Chapter 23 (52% in)
  • Edna opened the blotter, and having procured paper and pen, began to write the note.
    Chapter 34 (72% in)

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