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tumult
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tumult
Used in
Wuthering Heights
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  • And what was it that had suggested the tremendous tumult?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'Wuthering' being a significant provincial adjective, descriptive of the atmospheric tumult to which its station is exposed in stormy weather.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And yet,' I interrupted, 'you have no scruples in completely ruining all hopes of her perfect restoration, by thrusting yourself into her remembrance now, when she has nearly forgotten you, and involving her in a new tumult of discord and distress.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • My human fixture and her satellites rushed to welcome me; exclaiming, tumultuously, they had completely given me up: everybody conjectured that I perished last night; and they were wondering how they must set about the search for my remains.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • why does my blood rush into a hell of tumult at a few words?  (not reviewed by editor)

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