To better see all uses of the word
The Mill on the Floss
please enable javascript.

Used In
The Mill on the Floss
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • "It must be no client of Wakem’s," he said to himself; and yet at the end of a fortnight it turned out to the contrary; not because Mr. Tulliver’s will was feeble, but because external fact was stronger.
  • He was a boy who adhered tenaciously to impressions once received; as with all minds in which mere perception predominates over thought and emotion, the external remained to him rigidly what it was in the first instance.
  • Mr. Tulliver threw himself backward again, losing the childlike outward glance under a rush of new ideas, which diverted him from external impressions.

  • There are no more uses of "external" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • External trade makes up almost half of the country’s economy.
  • This medicine is for external use only.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading