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used in David Copperfield

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lacking enlightenment, knowledge, or culture
  • The poor, benighted innocent had never seen such a man.
    Chapters 13-15 (73% in)
  • But Miss Mills, mistrusting the acceptability of her presence to the higher powers, had not yet gone; and we were all benighted in the Desert of Sahara.
    Chapters 37-39 (42% in)

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