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asperity
used in Pride and Prejudice

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harshness of manner
  • But he was set right there by Mrs. Bennet, who assured him with some asperity that they were very well able to keep a good cook, and that her daughters had nothing to do in the kitchen.
    Chapter 13 (97% in)

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