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nettle
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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nettle
Used in
Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • "Why should he?" again demanded her mistress, wearing a nettled look.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Recollection of the strange antics she had indulged in when passing through the trees was succeeded in the girl by a nettled palpitation, and that by a hot face.  (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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