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compose
used in The Horse Whisperer

3 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
compose a poem
Definition
to write or create something with care — especially music or a literary work, but could be other things as diverse as a plan or a letter
  • In the living room, the music she'd found on Grace's radio had given way to a learned discussion about some composer she'd never heard of.
    Thirty-three (3% in)

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?  —2 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • She was composing an important memo to all her key people on how they should handle interference from Crawford Gates.
    Twenty-six (55% in)
  • She broke off for a moment, composing herself.
    Four (79% in)

There are no more uses of "compose" in The Horse Whisperer.

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