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indignant
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Wuthering Heights
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  • No, no, Isabella, you sha’n’t run off,’ she continued, arresting, with feigned playfulness, the confounded girl, who had risen indignantly.
  • ’He quite deserted! we separated!’ she exclaimed, with an accent of indignation.
  • Miss Linton regarded her sister-in-law with indignation.
  • He stood by the fire, his back towards me, just finishing a stormy scene with poor Zillah; who ever and anon interrupted her labour to pluck up the corner of her apron, and heave an indignant groan.
  • I couldn’t withhold giving some loose to my indignation; but Catherine angrily insisted on silence, and threatened to order me out of the kitchen, if I dared to be so presumptuous as to put in my insolent tongue.
  • Joseph snatched up the food indignantly, and brought it to us.
  • Go — ’ And, aiding the indignant elder with a lift by the arm, he rid the room of him and closed the door.
  • Joseph beheld my style of cookery with growing indignation.
  • Hareton did not appear to feel this threat; so the tears sprang into her eyes with indignation.
  • After a pause and a prolonged gaze, she resumed; addressing me in accents of indignant disappointment:— ’Oh, you see, Nelly, he would not relent a moment to keep me out of the grave.
  • If the dead villain could rise from his grave to abuse me for his offspring’s wrongs, I should have the fun of seeing the said offspring fight him back again, indignant that he should dare to rail at the one friend he has in the world!’
  • Earnshaw blushed crimson when his cousin made this revelation of his private literary accumulations, and stammered an indignant denial of her accusations.
  • ’Yes that’s all the good that such a brute as you can get from them!’ cried Catherine, sucking her damaged lip, and watching the conflagration with indignant eyes.

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  • She was indignant, but agreed to be searched when they accused her of shoplifting.
  • "I am not a fool," she said indignantly.

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