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Giles has promised me none,” said Dennet, with a pouting lip, “nor Ambrose.

And she was disappointed that he only promised to consider the matter and let her hear from him.

I was very much annoyed at the natives not putting in appearance as promised.

The horses will be furnished by the settlers, many having already been promised me.

Dear baby, it promised its mother it wouldn't drink wine for two months.

"You promised to drive with me," he said, following her to a chair in which she sat.

And he's promised to pay for the pinto, so that don't make him a crook.

As for the boys, not one of them promised to attend; but neither did they refuse.

She was to be free that afternoon until six o'clock; but she had promised to go home.

The mists had now cleared off, and we were promised a superb day.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.