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austere
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
a notable absence of luxury, comfort, or decoration

or:

of a person:  stern in manner; or practicing great self-denial
  • And we all, including the rustic youth, drew round the table: an austere silence prevailing while we discussed our meal.
    Chapter 2 (39% in)

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