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abject
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
extreme (in a negative sense such as misery, hopelessness, submissiveness, cruelty, or cowardice)
  • Yet mine shall not be the submission of abject slavery.
    Chapter 17 (17% in)
  • To be a great and virtuous man appeared the highest honour that can befall a sensitive being; to be base and vicious, as many on record have been, appeared the lowest degradation, a condition more abject than that of the blind mole or harmless worm.
    Chapter 13 (66% in)

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