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used in The Adventures of Augie March

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to scatter or cause to spread
  • Yet when the thrill went off, like lightning smashed and dispersed into the ground, I knew it was basically only a transaction.
    Chapter 7 (96% in)
  • There was a great thriving noise and glitter; all minds were dispersed into this Christmas tinkling, whirring, carols, and signal chimes, and what we were doing in secret with our hands wasn't observable.
    Chapter 4 (8% in)
  • The weather stayed black, undispersed soot sitting on the snow.
    Chapter 12 (77% in)

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