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Definitionan unfortunate state or event
- But Caroline Beaufort possessed a mind of an uncommon mould, and her courage rose to support her in her adversity.Chapter 1 (26% in)
- My first resolution was to quit Geneva forever; my country, which, when I was happy and beloved, was dear to me, now, in my adversity, became hateful.Chapter 24 (1% in)
There are no more uses of "adversity" in Frankenstein.
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