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sovereign
used in Of Human Bondage

7 uses
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Definition
of a person:  a nation's ruler or head of state

of a political body:  not controlled by outside forces
  • He opened it and found eleven five-pound notes and a little paper sack bulging with sovereigns.
    39-40 — Chapters 39-40 (24% in)
  • He wondered whether he ought to offer a couple of sovereigns towards it.
    85-86 — Chapters 85-86 (11% in)
  • "I've got a couple of sovereigns on me if you're hard up,' he blurted out.
    89-90 — Chapters 89-90 (56% in)
  • He gave her the sovereigns.
    89-90 — Chapters 89-90 (80% in)
  • He made up his mind to borrow half a sovereign from Lawson.
    99-100 — Chapters 99-100 (50% in)
  • "I wish you'd lend me half a sovereign, will you?'
    99-100 — Chapters 99-100 (68% in)
  • He took fifteen shillings to Mrs. Athelny to pay back part of what he owed her, but she would not take more than half a sovereign.
    105-106 — Chapters 105-106 (9% in)

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