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indicate
used in To the Lighthouse

3 uses
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Definition
to show (point out, demonstrate, express, or suggest)
  • What did she wish to indicate by the triangular purple shape, "just there"? he asked.
    1 — The Window (41% in)
  • And he indicated the scene before them.
    1 — The Window (41% in)
  • What people had shed and left—a pair of shoes, a shooting cap, some faded skirts and coats in wardrobes—those alone kept the human shape and in the emptiness indicated how once they were filled and animated; how once hands were busy with hooks and buttons; how once the looking-glass had held a face; had held a world hollowed out in which a figure turned, a hand flashed, the door opened, in came children rushing and tumbling; and went out again.
    2 — Time Passes (20% in)

There are no more uses of "indicate" in To the Lighthouse.

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