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This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

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(verb) to gain or regain the favor or goodwill of; appease

Highlighted phrases

propitiatory
propitiated
propitiate
propitious


Book of Numbers
by multiple authors

Book of Numbers
by multiple authors

Book of Numbers
by multiple authors


The Indian, who prayed there daily, was propitiated.

—p.247 Fish Rot (231) by Rebecca Curtis
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3 years, 5 months ago


the Minotaur, a hideous teratoid monster who has to be secreted in a special labyrinth and propitiated with human flesh

footnote 30

—p.234 Rhetoric and the Math Melodrama (209) by David Foster Wallace
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6 years, 9 months ago


A propitiatory victim sacrificed so that the world will be bright

—p.179 Literature According to Minou Drouet (172) by Roland Barthes
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6 years, 8 months ago


Gregor must now try to propitiate his father

—p.128 The Metamorphosis (95) by Franz Kafka
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6 years, 6 months ago


I propitiated the knife-wielding deities with presents of books.

Referring to her surgeons

—p.120 Knot (117) by Rebecca Solnit
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6 years, 9 months ago


The emptiness of contact thus has a propitious technical function as a test of the system itself

—p.67 Andante ma non troppo e molto cantabile: (63) by Slavoj Žižek
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6 years, 7 months ago