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vestige
used in A Tale of Two Cities

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Definition
a remaining trace (little bit of something) that was previously abundant
  • He was so deadly pale—which had not been the case when they went in together—that no vestige of colour was to be seen in his face.
    2.18 — Nine Days (28% in)
  • Samples of a people that had undergone a terrible grinding and regrinding in the mill, and certainly not in the fabulous mill which ground old people young, shivered at every corner, passed in and out at every doorway, looked from every window, fluttered in every vestige of a garment that the wind shook.
    1.5 — The Wine-shop (18% in)
  • A very few moments after that, a young woman, with a slight girlish form, a sweet spare face in which there was no vestige of colour, and large widely opened patient eyes, rose from the seat where he had observed her sitting, and came to speak to him.
    3.13 — Fifty-two (71% in)

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