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confide
used in Lonesome Dove

3 uses
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Definition
tell with the understanding that what is told will be kept secret
  • Dish Boggett grew increasingly worried and took to confiding in Newt now and then.
    Chapters 60-61 (6% in)
  • The Spettle boys, who were slowly becoming more talkative, confided in Newt that they would run away and go home if they weren't afraid of getting lost.
    Chapters 62-63 (2% in)
  • "The problem with cowboys is all the time it takes to get their boots off," she confided, as she was unbuttoning his pants.
    Chapters 85-86 (82% in)

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