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dismay
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Middlemarch
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  • When Will had ceased to speak she had become an image of sickened misery: her lips were pale, and her eyes had a tearless dismay in them.
  • For a moment Fred looked at the horizon with a dismayed anxiety, and then turning with a quick movement said almost sharply— "Do you mean to say, Mrs. Garth, that Mr. Farebrother is in love with Mary?"

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  • Don’t be dismayed. I have a solution.
  • Hope was replaced by dismay.

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