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undertone
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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  • Voices cracked and broke, and then the whole chorus fell to a sobbing, grunting undertone, and the slap of flesh and the thuddings on the earth; and the sobbing changed to a little whining, like that of a litter of puppies at a food dish.
    Chapter 18 (38% in)

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