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respite
used in Unbroken - adapted for young adults

2 uses
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Definition
a temporary relief from harm or discomfort
  • The honeymoon brought Louie a brief respite from his troubles.
    p. 252.9
  • On Christmas Eve came a small, sweet respite from the suffering.
    p. 194.8

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