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mortal
used in Frankenstein

8 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
mortal body
Definition human (especially merely human); or subject to death
  • That is my least concern; I am, by a course of strange events, become the most miserable of mortals.
    Chapter 21 (50% in)

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  • Suddenly the broad disk of the moon arose and shone full upon his ghastly and distorted shape as he fled with more than mortal speed.
    Chapter 24 (8% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • No mortal could support the horror of that countenance.
    Chapter 5 (26% in)
  • Tears, unrestrained, fell from my brother's eyes; a sense of mortal agony crept over my frame.
    Chapter 7 (74% in)
  • I trembled with rage and horror, resolving to wait his approach and then close with him in mortal combat.
    Chapter 10 (47% in)
  • I was guiltless, but I had indeed drawn down a horrible curse upon my head, as mortal as that of crime.
    Chapter 19 (64% in)
  • Why had I not followed him and closed with him in mortal strife?
    Chapter 20 (40% in)
  • I knelt on the grass and kissed the earth and with quivering lips exclaimed, "By the sacred earth on which I kneel, by the shades that wander near me, by the deep and eternal grief that I feel, I swear; and by thee, O Night, and the spirits that preside over thee, to pursue the daemon who caused this misery, until he or I shall perish in mortal conflict.
    Chapter 24 (5% in)

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

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