To better see all uses of the word
Bleak House
please enable javascript.

Used In
Bleak House
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Complicated garnish of iron-work entwines itself over the flights of steps in this awful street, and from these petrified bowers, extinguishers for obsolete flambeaux gasp at the upstart gas.

  • There are no more uses of "upstart" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • Even with a much more concealing mask, she would have recognized the upstart.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • I move toward the young upstart, and he retreats.
    Katherine Applegate  --  The One and Only Ivan

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading