To better see all uses of the word
precipice
in
The Scarlet Letter
please enable javascript.

precipice
Used In
The Scarlet Letter
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Thus Hester Prynne, whose heart had lost its regular and healthy throb, wandered without a clue in the dark labyrinth of mind; now turned aside by an insurmountable precipice; now starting back from a deep chasm.

  • There are no more uses of "precipice" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • She approached and then pulled back from the precipice.
  • She skied off a precipice, dropped her skis in midair, and then opened a parachute.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading