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to give incriminating information about others, especially to the authorities

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Ye have five stools, and of the sweetest workman- ship at that, albeit your family is but three," said the wheelwright, with deep respect.
Having thus given his parent God speed, young Jerry seated himself on the stool, entered on his reversionary interest in the straw his father had been chewing, and cogitated.
We giv' him the name of Pip for your sake, dear old chap," said Joe, delighted when I took another stool by the child's side (but I did not rumple his hair), "and we hoped he might grow a little bit like you, and we think he do.
Can you imagine a milking stool tilted and bowled violently along the ground?
The prisoner followed his guide, who led him into a room almost under ground, whose bare and reeking walls seemed as though impregnated with tears; a lamp placed on a stool illumined the apartment faintly, and showed Dantes the features of his conductor, an under-jailer, ill-clothed, and of sullen appearance.
By this time the gentleman in the front seat, who had been addressed as Monsieur Le Quoi, had arisen with some difficulty, owing to the impediment of his overcoats, and steadying himself by placing one hand on the stool of the charioteer, with the other he removed his cap, and bowing politely to the Judge and profoundly to Elizabeth, he paid his compliments.
She took nothing with her but a little ring which her father and mother had given her, a loaf of bread in case she should be hungry, a little pitcher of water in case she should be thirsty, and a little stool to rest upon when she should be weary.
Each girl sat down on her three-legged stool, her face sideways, her right cheek resting against the cow; and looked musingly along the animal's flank at Tess as she approached.
Then Clopin, pointing out to Gringoire a rickety old stool placed beneath the manikin,-- "Climb up there.
The officers arose and saluted as their superior approached, and Clayton surrendered his camp stool to Jane.
To see Peter doing nothing on a stool was a great sight; he could not help looking solemn at such times, to sit still seemed to him such a comic thing to do.
inquired Ojo, standing on a stool so he could look through all the shelves of the cupboard.
The leader of the orchestra, an irascible elderly monkey, sat on a revolving stool to which he was securely attached.
She pushed him toward the big chair by the fire, and sat down on a stool at the opposite side of the hearth, her knees drawn up to her chin, laughing like a happy little girl.
She received a stool and a machine in a room where sat twenty girls of various shades of yellow discontent.