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coherent
used in Great Expectations

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Definition
sensible and clear; or describing parts as fitting together in a consistent or pleasing manner
  • I was greatly dejected and distressed, but in an incoherent wholesale sort of way.
    Chapter 40 (18% in)
  • I acknowledged his attention incoherently, and began to think this was a dream.
    Chapter 21 (76% in)

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  • Although the only coherent part of the latter piece of literature were the opening lines, When I went to Lunnon town sirs, Too rul loo rul Too rul loo rul Wasn't I done very brown sirs?
    Chapter 15 (1% in)

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