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impel
used in Frankenstein

2 uses
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Definition to make someone feel they must do something
  • I did not dare return to the apartment which I inhabited, but felt impelled to hurry on, although drenched by the rain which poured from a black and comfortless sky.
    Chapter 5 (35% in)
  • My rage was without bounds; I sprang on him, impelled by all the feelings which can arm one being against the existence of another.
    Chapter 10 (60% in)

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