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querulous
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David Copperfield
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  • As to deploring her misfortunes, she appeared to have entirely lost the recollection of ever having had any.  ... Querulousness was out of the question.  I did not even observe her voice to falter, or...
  • His Chinese house is by the fire; and he lies within it, on his bed of flannel, querulously trying to sleep.
  • Who is this bent lady, supporting herself by a stick, and showing me a countenance in which there are some traces of old pride and beauty, feebly contending with a querulous, imbecile, fretful wandering of the mind?

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  • He said it in a slightly querulous tone.
  • The child is spoiled and a bit querulous.

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