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inhabitant
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition a person who lives in a particular place
  • He began to put questions concerning his new home, and its inhabitants, with greater interest and liveliness.
    Chapter 20 (24% in)
  • Happily, an inhabitant of the kitchen made more despatch: a lusty dame, with tucked-up gown, bare arms, and fire-flushed cheeks, rushed into the midst of us flourishing a frying-pan: and used that weapon, and her tongue, to such purpose, that the storm subsided magically, and she only remained, heaving like a sea after a high wind, when her master entered on the scene.
    Chapter 1 (81% in)
  • It asserted its own tranquillity, which seemed a pledge of equal quiet to its former inhabitant.
    Chapter 16 (27% in)

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