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used in Gone with the Wind

3 uses
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reduce in rank or assign to a lower position
  • And she was so incensed at your demoting Hugh from the management of the mill.
    5.55 (34% in)
  • "What you can't forget," cut in Melanie, clenching her small fists against her sides, "is that she demoted Hugh because he wasn't smart enough to run her mill."
    5.49 (18% in)
  • But you were quite right in demoting him.
    5.55 (35% in)

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