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Meaning of Abounded

ACTRDG-17ELOI

The Awakening, Kate Chopin
The following is an excerpt from a novel that is set on the southern Louisiana coast in the early 20th century. The story follows Edna Pontellier, a housewife and mother.

Chopin, Kate. The Awakening. Chicago: New York: Herbert S. Stone, 1899. Print.

In line 48, "abounded" most nearly means

A

retreated.

B

withered.

C

controlled.

D

thrived.