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nettle
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Anna Karenina
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nettle
Used in
Anna Karenina
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  • But for Levin she was as easy to find in that crowd as a rose among nettles.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But though Stepan Arkadyevitch was accustomed to very different dinners, he thought everything excellent: the herb brandy, and the bread, and the butter, and above all the salt goose and the mushrooms, and the nettle soup, and the chicken in white sauce, and the white Crimean wineó everything was superb and delicious.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Then put away the game," he said in a shaking voice to Philip, trying not to look at Vassenka, "and cover them with some nettles.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: my nettlesome little sister
as in: beware of nettles near the river
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