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resignation
used in Gone with the Wind

11 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
accepted it with resignation
Definition
acceptance of something undesired as unavoidable or the lesser of evils
  • Mammy sighed resignedly, beholding herself outguessed.
    1.5 (24% in)
  • "The Calvert boys have been blabbing again," Gerald said resignedly, "else you'd not be knowing the amount.
    1.2 (79% in)

There are no more uses of "resignation" flagged with this meaning in Gone with the Wind.

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  • This wrongness went even deeper than Bonnie's death, for now the first unbearable anguish was fading into resigned acceptance of her loss.
    5.60 (2% in)
  • As for Scarlett, she had long ago become resigned to Melanie's habit of seeing good in everyone.
    2.13 (17% in)
  • He went on speaking and there was a quality in his voice, a sadness, a resignation, that increased her fear until every vestige of anger and disappointment was blotted out.
    2.15 (80% in)
  • So, only half resigned to her fate, she spent most of her time with Scarlett, vicariously enjoying a pregnancy not her own.
    4.41 (82% in)
  • Now, he was only resigned.
    5.53 (41% in)
  • A resigned striped kitten was clutched to her breast.
    5.56 (41% in)
  • That October Governor Bullock resigned his office and fled from Georgia.
    5.58 (68% in)
  • He hastily and secretly decamped, arranging that his resignation would not become public until he was safely in the North.
    5.58 (71% in)
  • The Gelerts and Hundons, evidently apprised of Bullock's departure before his resignation became public, left town abruptly, disappearing into that oblivion from which they had come.
    5.58 (85% in)

There are no more uses of "resignation" in Gone with the Wind.

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