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determine
used in Rose Red

8 uses
  • I prayed for composure, understanding fundamentally that these next few minutes were to determine the fate of my maid.
    8 — 1917 (64% in)
  • Beaumont University's Public Archive Department examined the paper, the ink and the binding and determined the diary to be authentic.
    1 — November, 2000 (22% in)
  • This inferno that has lived in my loins and in my head these many weeks has taken root in my condemnation of my husband and my determination for revenge.
    3 — 1908 (29% in)
  • Very well, ma'am," Sukeena replied, her determination to follow my request apparent.
    4 — 1909 (49% in)
  • Officially, the police determined he was trampled to death, found as he was in the stall of a young stallion who is known to get quite high of spirits when fed straight oats-a misfortune of inexperience on the part of one of the stable boys, who fed him a bucketful.
    6 — 1911-1915 (28% in)
  • I know not how much of what has happened was the result of my husband's instruction, his determination, and how much simply the result of a corrupt and bigoted police force.
    8 — 1917 (36% in)
  • To see her, my dear friend, in such a state as this brought me to tears and for a time threatened to return me to fever and the echo of my African illness, but to my credit I held these symptoms at bay, determined to be of help.
    8 — 1917 (72% in)
  • The power of two women can be formidable, especially when combined with the determination of years of struggle and anger that had steeped inside both Sukeena and me.
    12 — 1923 (62% in)

There are no more uses of "determine" in Rose Red.

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