To better see all uses of the word
The House of Mirth
please enable javascript.

Used In
The House of Mirth
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Now it had been Selden’s fate to have a charming mother: her graceful portrait, all smiles and Cashmere, still emitted a faded scent of the undefinable quality.

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

    Show samples from other sources
  • The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays emitted by the sun.
  • The plant emits a noxious odor.

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