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suffuse
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Jane Eyre
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  • The hall was not dark, nor yet was it lit, only by the high-hung bronze lamp; a warm glow suffused both it and the lower steps of the oak staircase.
  • The dim forehead was crowned with a star; the lineaments below were seen as through the suffusion of vapour; the eyes shone dark and wild; the hair streamed shadowy, like a beamless cloud torn by storm or by electric travail.
  • A group of more interest appeared near the hearth, sitting still amidst the rosy peace and warmth suffusing it.

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  • Suffusing it all, the pain.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • Fear suffused Mark as he held on, squeezing his fingers so tightly they turned bone-white.
    James Dashner  --  The Kill Order

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