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Definitionimpertinence or impudence (rude and bold)
- And there you see the distinction between our feelings: had he been in my place, and I in his, though I hated him with a hatred that turned my life to gall, I never would have raised a hand against him.Chapter 14 (31% in)
- He's as bitter as gall at your desertion and its consequences: don't expect thanks for this noble devotion.Chapter 29 (31% in)
There are no more uses of "gall" in Wuthering Heights.
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