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insight
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The Scarlet Letter

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Definition a clear understanding of some aspect of a complex situation; or a tendency to have such understandings
  • A better book than I shall ever write was there; leaf after leaf presenting itself to me, just as it was written out by the reality of the flitting hour, and vanishing as fast as written, only because my brain wanted the insight, and my hand the cunning, to transcribe it.
    Introductory (83% in)

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