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determine
used in The House of the Seven Gables

9 uses
  • This wild wind, too, has tossed our thoughts into strange confusion, but without tearing them away from their one determined centre.
    Chapter 18 — Governor Pyncheon (85% in)
  • The vulgar creature was determined to see for herself what sort of a figure a mildewed piece of aristocracy, after wasting all the bloom and much of the decline of her life apart from the world, would cut behind a counter.
    Chapter 3 — The First Customer (91% in)
  • Yet there were no tokens that his physical strength might not have sufficed for a free and determined gait.
    Chapter 7 — The Guest (36% in)
  • But the Judge showed a singular determination to enter unannounced; and as Phoebe, with the vivacity of a person whose movements unconsciously answer to her thoughts, had stepped towards the door, he used little or no ceremony in putting her aside.
    Chapter 8 — The Pyncheon of To-day (66% in)
  • He is a determined and relentless man, with the genuine character of an inquisitor; and had he any object to gain by putting Clifford to the rack, I verily believe that he would wrench his joints from their sockets, in order to accomplish it.
    Chapter 14 — Phoebe's Good-Bye (62% in)
  • On the morning of the fifth, when summoned to breakfast, he responded only by a broken-hearted murmur, expressive of a determination not to leave his bed.
    Chapter 15 — The Scowl and Smile (9% in)
  • I have told you my determination.
    Chapter 15 — The Scowl and Smile (90% in)
  • "You are a strange man; Sir!" said the old gentleman, bringing his gimlet-eye to a point on Clifford, as if determined to bore right into him.
    Chapter 17 — The Flight of Two Owls (91% in)
  • This contemptuous tranquillity on the part of an occupant of the house, in response to the butcher's indefatigable efforts to attract notice, so piqued the man of flesh that he determined to withdraw.
    Chapter 19 — Alice's Posies (52% in)

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