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epithet
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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epithet
Used in
Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • The truth was, that as she now stood—excited, wild, and honest as the day—her alluring beauty bore out so fully the epithets he had bestowed upon it that he was quite startled at his temerity in advancing them as false.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: racial epithet
as in: earned the epithet, "The Great"
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