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mortal
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mortal
Used in
Hard Times
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  • Wandering to and fro, unceasingly, without hope, and in search of he knew not what (he only knew that he was doomed to seek it), he was the subject of a nameless, horrible dread, a mortal fear of one particular shape which everything took.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • (Master Kidderminster was Cupid's mortal name.) 'What does he come here cheeking us for, then?' cried Master Kidderminster, showing a very irascible temperament.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • That done, he strolled away idly, stopping in the street and looking up it and down it, and lifting his hat off and putting it on again, and yawning and stretching himself, and exhibiting all the symptoms of mortal weariness to be expected in one who had still to wait until the next train should come in, an hour and forty minutes hence.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: mortal body
as in: a mortal wound
as in: felt mortal agony
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