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ascend
used in In Cold Blood

2 uses
  • As the black Chevrolet regained the highway and hurried on across a country side imperceptibly ascending toward the colder, cracker-dry climate of the high wheat plains, Perry closed his eyes and dozed off into a food-dazed semi-slumber, from which he woke to hear a voice reading the eleven-o'clock news.
    1 — Last To See Them Alive (70% in)
  • The first time the Clutter murderers ascended the staircase was late one rainy April afternoon.
    4 — The Corner (63% in)

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