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Definitionto violate a rule, promise, or social norm
- They were of the most curious character: odd transgressions that I never imagined previously.Chapter 3 (36% in)
- She told me she had been walking the earth these twenty years: a just punishment for her mortal transgressions, I've no doubt!'Chapter 3 (63% in)
- She obeyed his directions very punctually: perhaps she had no temptation to transgress.Chapter 31 (93% in)
There are no more uses of "transgress" in Wuthering Heights.
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