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To Kill a Mockingbird
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umbrage
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To Kill a Mockingbird
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  • I wasn’t sure what Jem resented most, but I took umbrage at Mrs. Dubose’s assessment of the family’s mental hygiene.
    p.136.2

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  • He was regarding me with much umbrage.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life
  • If he had sped off into the night, then all might have been well, but although I sensed a slight hesitancy, I also felt an intransigence, a feisty Hibernian umbrage at my father’s nickel that matched the old man’s rage at this indefensible language.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice

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