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compulsion
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
a strong (possibly uncontrollable) urge to do something; or a force or a requirement that forces an action
  • And it is like bending back a stiff spring: it is by compulsion that I do the slightest act not prompted by one thought; and by compulsion that I notice anything alive or dead, which is not associated with one universal idea.
    Chapter 33 (93% in)
  • And it is like bending back a stiff spring: it is by compulsion that I do the slightest act not prompted by one thought; and by compulsion that I notice anything alive or dead, which is not associated with one universal idea.
    Chapter 33 (93% in)

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