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espouse
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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take up a cause, theory, or other idea
  • Mr. Fish gave no indication that he was even slightly troubled by his hypocrisy on this issue—for surely old Sagamore would roll over in his grave to hear his former master espousing canine restraints of any kind; Sagamore had run free, to the end.
    p. 180.3

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