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repose
used in The Lords of Discipline

4 uses
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Definition
to rest or lie
  • He was a short, wiry, rodent-faced man who even in repose had a motor running somewhere, as though his heart was working for no particular reason.
    Chapter 1.2 (60% in)
  • She leaned against one of the severe, rounded Doric columns, a large-boned, awkwardly constructed woman, silent in her meditative repose, watching me climb the steps toward her.
    Chapter 1.2 (21% in)
  • There was a quality of immense repose in the silent flow of stone.
    Chapter 1.11 (39% in)
  • In this repose, as cadets began their seven hours and fifteen minutes of officially sanctioned sleep, the insects cautiously came alive to begin their night rule of the barracks.
    Chapter 1.15 (4% in)

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