To see all instances of the word
sublime
used in
Great Expectations
please enable javascript.

sublime
Used in
Great Expectations
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • As I passed the church, I felt (as I had felt during service in the morning) a sublime compassion for the poor creatures who were destined to go there, Sunday after Sunday, all their lives through, and to lie obscurely at last among the low green mounds.  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
as in: she is sublime
as in: sublime ignorance
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary
VerbalWorkout.com Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.