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  • verb Past participle of regive


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  • She appeared unsettled onstage (fumbling with a pitch pipe, restarting selections because of ringing cellphones, insisting that initial notes be given and regiven to the chorus), and time has taken a toll on her now papery and less substantial middle and lower registers.

    In performance: Battle with the BSO

  • And all the while the new bells that Alice had so generously regiven rang lustily from the gray belfry -- rang clear -- rang out after us, all the way back to the house abandoned and were still ringing when we sat down to our jolly breakfast.

    A Village of Vagabonds


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