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traverse
used in Frankenstein

9 uses
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Definition travel across
  • Shall I meet you again, after having traversed immense seas, and returned by the most southern cape of Africa or America?
    Introductory Letters (44% in)
  • Unable to endure the aspect of the being I had created, I rushed out of the room and continued a long time traversing my bed-chamber, unable to compose my mind to sleep.
    Chapter 5 (13% in)
  • I traversed the streets without any clear conception of where I was or what I was doing.
    Chapter 5 (37% in)
  • After some days spent in listless indolence, during which I traversed many leagues, I arrived at Strasbourg, where I waited two days for Clerval.
    Chapter 18 (61% in)
  • With this resolution I traversed the northern highlands and fixed on one of the remotest of the Orkneys as the scene of my labours.
    Chapter 19 (77% in)
  • Who can follow an animal which can traverse the sea of ice and inhabit caves and dens where no man would venture to intrude?
    Chapter 23 (85% in)
  • I have traversed a vast portion of the earth and have endured all the hardships which travellers in deserts and barbarous countries are wont to meet.
    Chapter 24 (1% in)
  • My courage and perseverance were invigorated by these scoffing words; I resolved not to fail in my purpose, and calling on heaven to support me, I continued with unabated fervour to traverse immense deserts, until the ocean appeared at a distance and formed the utmost boundary of the horizon.
    Chapter 24 (20% in)
  • Some weeks before this period I had procured a sledge and dogs and thus traversed the snows with inconceivable speed.
    Chapter 24 (21% in)

There are no more uses of "traverse" in Frankenstein.

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