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perturb
Used in
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • It was indeed our visitor of the afternoon who came bustling in, dangling his glasses more vigorously than ever, and with a very perturbed expression upon his aristocratic features.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The firemen had been much perturbed at the strange arrangements which they had found within, and still more so by discovering a newly severed human thumb upon a window-sill of the second floor.  (not reviewed by editor)

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