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apparition
used in Wuthering Heights

3 uses
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Definition a ghostlike figure or its appearance

or more rarely:

an unexpected or strange appearance
  • The apparition had outstripped me: it stood looking through the gate.
    Chapter 11 (9% in)
  • It racked me to recall past happiness and the greater peril there was of conjuring up its apparition, the quicker the thible ran round, and the faster the handfuls of meal fell into the water.
    Chapter 13 (67% in)
  • She threw down her pipe and bustled in, the girl followed, and I entered too; soon perceiving that her report was true, and, moreover, that I had almost upset her wits by my unwelcome apparition, I bade her be composed.
    Chapter 32 (12% in)

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