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used in Childhood's End

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to come out, or to appear
  • His secret ambition had at last dared to emerge into the full light of consciousness.
    Chapter 23 (99% in)
emerge = appear
  • Quite a while later a large truck loaded with metal cases emerged in the opposite direction and drove to a certain airfield where the cases were loaded aboard a freighter on perfectly legitimate business.
    Chapter 3 (36% in)
  • He was just starting to walk back when another guest emerged from the hatchway.
    Chapter 7 (93% in)
  • Since everything that the Overlords did was of immense interest to mankind, a careful watch was kept of their comings and goings, and the pattern of their behaviour (though not the reason for it) was beginning to emerge.
    Chapter 8 (29% in)
  • Attheend ofsixweeks I'll emerge like any other stowaway and give myself up.
    Chapter 12 (91% in)
  • The Inspector's flyer had departed, amid many protestations of mutual regard, before the sequel emerged.
    Chapter 17 (68% in)
  • Of the outward journey he had known nothing: when the injection had worn off and he had emerged, the ship was already entering the Overlord system.
    Chapter 22 (9% in)
  • On the other side of the Earth, in the land that they had stripped so suddenly of life, they were emerging from their long trance.
    Chapter 24 (13% in)

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