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1  Oliver roused himself, and made his best obeisance.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
2  Although Oliver had roused himself from sleep, he was not thoroughly awake.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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3  But his spirit was roused at last; the cruel insult to his dead mother had set his blood on fire.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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4  He was roused by a touch on the shoulder, and a request from the man with the keys to follow him into the office.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
5  He then relapsed into his former state; nor did he rouse himself until his attention was again awakened by the voice of his partner.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
6  Fagin looked hard at the robber; and, motioning him to be silent, stooped over the bed upon the floor, and shook the sleeper to rouse him.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVII
7  He had spoken little to either of the two men, who relieved each other in their attendance upon him; and they, for their parts, made no effort to rouse his attention.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LII
8  There is something about a roused woman: especially if she add to all her other strong passions, the fierce impulses of recklessness and despair; which few men like to provoke.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
9  Mr. Brownlow's indignation was greatly roused; but reflecting perhaps, that he might only injure the boy by giving vent to it, he suppressed his feelings and submitted to be sworn at once.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
10  Oliver stretched himself in his clothes, by command of the same authority, on a mattress upon the floor; and the girl, mending the fire, sat before it, in readiness to rouse them at the appointed time.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
11  Oliver's offence having been explained to him, with such exaggerations as the ladies thought best calculated to rouse his ire, he unlocked the cellar-door in a twinkling, and dragged his rebellious apprentice out, by the collar.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
12  Either the master or the manner of this remark, which was made very ruefully, delighted Charley Bates so much, that his consequent shout of laughter roused the Jew from his reverie, and induced him to inquire what was the matter.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
13  The speaker appeared to throw a boot-jack, or some such article, at the person he addressed, to rouse him from his slumbers: for the noise of a wooden body, falling violently, was heard; and then an indistinct muttering, as of a man between sleep and awake.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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14  The noise of footsteps on the creaking stairs, a few minutes after the occurrence of this conversation, roused the merry old gentleman as he sat over the fire with a saveloy and a small loaf in his hand; a pocket-knife in his right; and a pewter pot on the trivet.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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15  Oliver fell into a heavy doze: imagining himself straying along the gloomy lanes, or wandering about the dark churchyard, or retracing some one or other of the scenes of the past day: when he was roused by Toby Crackit jumping up and declaring it was half-past one.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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16  He held a pair of bellows upon his knee, with which he had apparently been endeavouring to rouse it into more cheerful action; but he had fallen into deep thought; and with his arms folded on them, and his chin resting on his thumbs, fixed his eyes, abstractedly, on the rusty bars.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
17  When Noah saw that the intelligence he communicated perfectly paralysed Mr. Bumble, he imparted additional effect thereunto, by bewailing his dreadful wounds ten times louder than before; and when he observed a gentleman in a white waistcoat crossing the yard, he was more tragic in his lamentations than ever: rightly conceiving it highly expedient to attract the notice, and rouse the indignation, of the gentleman aforesaid.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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