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used in The House of the Seven Gables

2 uses
  • She put the biscuits into his hand, but rejected the compensation.
    Chapter 3 — The First Customer (31% in)
  • A gentleman, before seeking intercourse with a person of your station and habits, will first consider whether the urgency of the end may compensate for the disagreeableness of the means.
    Chapter 13 — Alice Pyncheon (44% in)

There are no more uses of "compensate" in The House of the Seven Gables.

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