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morbid
Used in
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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  • Many a man would have even blazoned such irregularities as I was guilty of; but from the high views that I had set before me, I regarded and hid them with an almost morbid sense of shame.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In my extreme distress of wind, I have a morbid fear of misdirecting you; but even if I am in error, you may know the right drawer by its contents: some powders, a phial and a paper book.  (not reviewed by editor)

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