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used in Wuthering Heights

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a hole or dropoff so deep the bottom cannot be seen — often used figuratively to imply a frightening bottomless pit
  • You may fancy a glimpse of the abyss where I grovelled!
    Chapter 12 (43% in)
  • Be with me always — take any form — drive me mad! only DO not leave me in this abyss, where I cannot find you!
    Chapter 16 (71% in)

There are no more uses of "abyss" in Wuthering Heights.

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