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emerge
used in The Mysterious Benedict Society

5 uses
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Definition
to come out, or to appear
  • Heading out into the channel, she stayed underwater as long as she could, emerged briefly to gulp air, and dove under again.
    p. 383.4
  • As she emerged into the night air, Kate spotted two figures (S.Q. and Jackson, though in the dark she couldn't tell this) burst out from behind the Institute Control Building and race across the plaza for the shore.
    p. 382.9
  • If only this infernal stomach sickness hadn't emerged, my project would already be complete!"
    p. 418.9
  • Unfortunately, even as it did so, two Executives emerged from behind the boulders on the hill to stare curiously toward the mainland.
    p. 429.6
  • Down, down the winding passage they went, through darkness and spider webs and dripping water, until at last they emerged into a cold wind, brilliant sunlight, and the sound of waves breaking on rocks.
    p. 465.2

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