To better see all uses of the word
detract
in
Gone with the Wind
please enable javascript.

detract
Used In
Gone with the Wind
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Naturally, Pork and Dilcey and Mammy gave vent to loud guffaws at hearing the detractor of their beloved Tara set at naught.
  • During the weeks that followed her surprise party, while Rhett was mysteriously absent and the town in a frenzied state of gossip, excitement and partisanship, she gave no quarter to Scarlett’s detractors, whether they were her old friends or her blood kin.

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


    Show samples from other sources
  • I think she’s made a good case. I can neither add to it nor detract from it.
  • Her bad manners detract from her good character

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