(click/touch triangles for details)
- The gloomy taint that was in the Murdstone blood, darkened the Murdstone religion, which was austere and wrathful.Chapters 4-6 (18% in)
- There was an inflexibility in her face, in her voice, in her gait and carriage, amply sufficient to account for the effect she had made upon a gentle creature like my mother; but her features were rather handsome than otherwise, though unbending and austere.Chapters 13-15 (31% in)
- She was a lively young woman, sir, before marriage, and their gloom and austerity destroyed her.Chapters 58-60 (67% in)
There are no more uses of "austere" in David Copperfield.
Typical Usage (best examples)