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descend
used in A Streetcar Named Desire

4 uses
  • Perhaps on the gallery there is a low stone balustrade that supports, where steps descend into the garden, an electric-light standard with five branches and pear— shaped globes of a dim pearly lustre.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 (1% in)
  • I'm not meaning this in any reproachful way, but all the burden descended on my shoulders.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 (85% in)
  • I won't descend to the level of such cheap accusations to answer them, even!
    3.9 — Act 3 Scene 9 (40% in)
  • Eunice descends to Stella and places the child in her arms.
    3.11 — Act 3 Scene 11 (94% in)

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