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occupant
used in Wuthering Heights

4 uses
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Definition
one who lives or habitually works in a specific place

or:

someone presently in a room, car, or seat

or:

someone currently holding a position
  • Both the room and its occupants, and the scene they gazed on, looked wondrously peaceful.
    Chapter 10 (20% in)
  • I perceive that people in these regions acquire over people in towns the value that a spider in a dungeon does over a spider in a cottage, to their various occupants; and yet the deepened attraction is not entirely owing to the situation of the looker-on.
    Chapter 7 (91% in)
  • Its occupants had recommenced their angry discussion: Mrs. Linton, at least, was scolding with renewed vigour; Heathcliff had moved to the window, and hung his head, somewhat cowed by her violent rating apparently.
    Chapter 11 (50% in)
  • Next morning — bright and cheerful out of doors — stole softened in through the blinds of the silent room, and suffused the couch and its occupant with a mellow, tender glow.
    Chapter 16 (10% in)

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

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