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morbid
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The House of Mirth
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morbid
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The House of Mirth
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  • The dark pencilling of fatigue under her eyes, the morbid blue-veined pallour of the temples, brought out the brightness of her hair and lips, as though all her ebbing vitality were centred there.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a morbid curiosity
as in: morbidly obese
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