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used in Wuthering Heights

3 uses
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extremely ugly, offensive, and/or frightening
  • 'Oh!' said he, releasing me, 'I see that hideous little villain is not Hareton: I beg your pardon, Nell.
    Chapter 9 (5% in)
  • A hideous notion struck me: how powerful I should be possessing such an instrument!
    Chapter 13 (56% in)
  • I had read of such hideous incarnate demons.
    Chapter 34 (32% in)

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

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