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writhe
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Middlemarch
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  • It was because Lydgate writhed under the idea of getting his neck beneath this vile yoke that he had fallen into a bitter moody state which was continually widening Rosamond’s alienation from him.

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  • The patient writhed in pain.
  • She writhed on the sidewalk begging that someone call an ambulance.

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