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rustic
used in Frankenstein

4 uses
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Definition
characteristic of rural life; simple without refined touches
  • With his permission my mother prevailed on her rustic guardians to yield their charge to her.
    Chapter 1 (88% in)
  • Her garb was rustic, and her cheek pale; but there was an air of dignity and beauty, that hardly permitted the sentiment of pity.
    Chapter 7 (70% in)
  • She was senseless, and I endeavoured by every means in my power to restore animation, when I was suddenly interrupted by the approach of a rustic, who was probably the person from whom she had playfully fled.
    Chapter 16 (62% in)
  • Why do you not execrate the rustic who sought to destroy the saviour of his child?
    Chapter 24 (92% in)

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