1 But here I anticipate a little, for I was not a Finch, and could not be, according to the sacred laws of the society, until I came of age.
2 My dear, we will not anticipate the decrees of fortune.
3 'You anticipate, sir,' said Mr. Chillip, his eyelids getting quite red with the unwonted stimulus in which he was indulging.
4 He, so manly a man, never opposed her, had indeed, with her, no will of his own, and was anxious, it seemed, for nothing but to anticipate her wishes.
5 Pleasure not known beforehand is half wasted; to anticipate it is to double it.
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6 I kept Miss Harrison in it all day so that he might not anticipate us.
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7 I did not anticipate that you would yourself make use of this empty house and this convenient front window.
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8 I dare say you will anticipate the shape of my theory; though, for myself, I very soon felt that it fell far short of the truth.
9 Nature seemed to me benign and good; I thought she loved me, outcast as I was; and I, who from man could anticipate only mistrust, rejection, insult, clung to her with filial fondness.
10 She had also to anticipate how her visit would pass, the quiet tenor of their usual employments, the vexatious interruptions of Mr. Collins, and the gaieties of their intercourse with Rosings.
11 You can well afford to indulge their passing whims as long as their business is to anticipate all your desires.
12 I did not anticipate this, and did not even approve of it.
13 Arina and I, of course, did not anticipate this.
14 The diplomatists think that their disagreements are the cause of this fresh pressure of natural forces; they anticipate war between their sovereigns; the position seems to them insoluble.
15 It seemed to her that they wanted to revenge the past, and not to anticipate the future.
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