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melancholy
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
a sad feeling or manner — sometimes thoughtfully sad
  • It was a melancholy little drama, woven from bits and scraps of gossip and neighborhood legend: Mrs. Radley had been beautiful until she married Mr. Radley and lost all her money.
    p. 52.6
melancholy = sad
  • If she was on the porch when we passed, we would be raked by her wrathful gaze, subjected to ruthless interrogation regarding our behavior, and given a melancholy prediction on what we would amount to when we grew up, which was always nothing.
    p. 132.9
  • melancholy = sad
  • Line for line, voices followed in simple harmony until the hymn ended in a melancholy murmur.
    p. 161.8
melancholy = sad
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