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resignation
used in The Brothers Karamazov

8 uses
  • I am not able to resign myself.
    Epilogue (34% in)
  • And the consciousness of it will at last be a source of complete satisfaction and will make you resigned to everything else.
    Book 4 — Lacerations (55% in)
  • "He has disgraced the uniform," they said; "let him resign his commission."
    Book 6 — The Russian Monk (41% in)
  • "My dear friends and comrades," said I, "don't worry about my resigning my commission, for I have done so already.
    Book 6 — The Russian Monk (41% in)
  • I may mention that although everybody talked openly of our duel, the authorities took no notice of it, because my antagonist was a near relation of our general, and as there had been no bloodshed and no serious consequences, and as I resigned my commission, they took it as a joke.
    Book 6 — The Russian Monk (43% in)
  • As soon as I resigned my commission, I took rooms with an old lady, the widow of a government clerk.
    Book 6 — The Russian Monk (45% in)
  • One piece of evidence given by the Poles roused special interest in the lawyers: that was how, in that very room, Mitya had tried to buy off Pan Mussyalovitch, and had offered him three thousand roubles to resign his claims, seven hundred roubles down, and the remaining two thousand three hundred "to be paid next day in the town."
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (86% in)
  • Grasping this instantly, he resigned himself.
    Book 12 — A Judicial Error (60% in)

There are no more uses of "resignation" in The Brothers Karamazov.

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