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adjective, noun, verb
  1. a frequent misspelling of divine.
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Examples from the Web for devine

Contemporary Examples of devine

Historical Examples of devine

  • "You told me I was right not to take Mr. Devine's money," she faltered.

  • "There is nothing anywhere," says a memorandum from the ineffable Devine.

  • “The boys would start when they got the news you sent them,” said Devine.

    The Gold Trail

    Harold Bindloss

  • Then Devine stooped and, filling his wide hat, held it up to him dripping.

    The Gold Trail

    Harold Bindloss

  • As he fumbled for his pipe, Devine, who had drunk in the meanwhile, turned to him.

    The Gold Trail

    Harold Bindloss

British Dictionary definitions for devine


  1. George (Alexander Cassady). 1910–65, British stage director and actor: founded (1956) the English Stage Company in London's Royal Court Theatre
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