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stilted
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Jane Eyre
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  • His appearance, — I forget what description you gave of his appearance; — a sort of raw curate, half strangled with his white neckcloth, and stilted up on his thick-soled high-lows, eh?

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  • She slips away, and I grit my teeth as Grandfather coerces me into a stilted discus— sion with the governor.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Conversations became stilted, and we began to argue for the first time.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride

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