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forlorn
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Mansfield Park
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  • Me! a poor, helpless, forlorn widow, unfit for anything, my spirits quite broke down; what could I do with a girl at her time of life?
  • I never saw a place that wanted so much improvement in my life; and it is so forlorn that I do not know what can be done with it.
  • Fanny, whether near or from her cousins, whether in the schoolroom, the drawing-room, or the shrubbery, was equally forlorn, finding something to fear in every person and place.
  • They had been all solitary, helpless, and forlorn alike; and now the arrival of the others only established her superiority in wretchedness.

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  • She energized the previously forlorn team.
  • She stood behind the counter with a forlorn look in her eyes.

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