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pilgrim
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

4 uses
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Definition
someone who journeys to a special place — typically a difficult journey to a sacred place as an act of religious devotion
  • An old pilgrim's hoard, dead treasure, hollow shells.
    Episode 2 — Nestor (46% in)
  • Do you think the writer of Antony and Cleopatra, a passionate pilgrim, had his eyes in the back of his head that he chose the ugliest doxy in all Warwickshire to lie withal?
    Episode 9 — Scylla And Charybdis (20% in)
  • Across his loins is slung a pilgrim's wallet from which protrude promissory notes and dishonoured bills.
    Episode 15 — Circe (44% in)
  • He gives the pilgrim warrior's sign of the knights templars.
    Episode 15 — Circe (93% in)

There are no more uses of "pilgrim" in Ulysses by James Joyce.

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