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assume
used in The Iceman Cometh

2 uses
  • He pauses—then looks around at the others, and assumes the old kidding tone of the inmates, but hesitantly, as if still a little afraid.
    Act 4 (83% in)
  • Jimmy, on the other hand, is plainly drunk, but it has not had the desired effect, for beneath a pathetic assumption of gentlemanly poise, he is obviously frightened and shrinking back within himself.
    Act 2 (72% in)

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