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profuse
used in David Copperfield

3 uses
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Definition abundant (a lot of something)
  • Profuse in his farewells, he got down again as the coachman got up.
    Chapters 37-39 (**% in)
  • To see Miss Mowcher standing over him, looking at his rich profusion of brown hair through a large round magnifying glass, which she took out of her pocket, was a most amazing spectacle.
    Chapters 22-24 (28% in)
  • She put her arms round my neck, and laughed, and called herself by her favourite name of a goose, and hid her face on my shoulder in such a profusion of curls that it was quite a task to clear them away and see it.
    Chapters 46-48 (86% in)

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