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hypochondria
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
excessive worry about imaginary illnesses
  • I exclaimed, seized with hypochondriac foreboding.
    Chapter 25 (24% in)
  • This is hypochondria, Jane.
    Chapter 25 (42% in)
  • I think those day visions were not dark: there was a pleasurable illumination in your eye occasionally, a soft excitement in your aspect, which told of no bitter, bilious, hypochondriac brooding: your look revealed rather the sweet musings of youth when its spirit follows on willing wings the flight of Hope up and on to an ideal heaven.
    Chapter 27 (65% in)

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