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indispensable
used in The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

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absolutely necessary
  • She at first lacked the depravity indispensable to shutting me up in mental darkness.
    Chapter 7 (4% in)
  • Mr. Hopkins was succeeded by Mr. Austin Gore, a man possessing, in an eminent degree, all those traits of character indispensable to what is called a first-rate overseer.
    Chapter 4 (4% in)
  • At this time, I was very active in explaining every difficulty, removing every doubt, dispelling every fear, and inspiring all with the firmness indispensable to success in our undertaking; assuring them that half was gained the instant we made the move; we had talked long enough; we were now ready to move; if not now, we never should be; and if we did not intend to move now, we had as well fold our arms, sit down, and acknowledge ourselves fit only to be slaves.
    Chapter 10 (70% in)

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