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establish
used in BoneMan's Daughters

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establish a positive tone
Definition
create, start, or set in [a] place
  • At the very least, Burt would understand the deep longing he had to reestablish a relationship with his daughter.
    Chapter 12 (56% in)

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  • We're going for the door as soon as we've established close-in perimeter.
    Chapter 26 (86% in)
  • We haven't been able to establish a single alibi for him in any of the cases; he had the opportunity, the motive, and now, if we're right, he's taken the district attorney."
    Chapter 25 (86% in)
  • "We haven't established an alibi in part because we haven't been able to interview the suspect," she said, pushing the issue with Kracker.
    Chapter 25 (89% in)

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