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aspirant
used in Jane Eyre

3 uses
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Definition
one hoping to achieve recognition or advancement
  • To the Press, for the fair field its honest suffrage has opened to an obscure aspirant.
    Preface (8% in)
  • Besides, he could not bind all that he had in his nature — the rover, the aspirant, the poet, the priest — in the limits of a single passion.
    Chapter 32 (23% in)
  • All men of talent, whether they be men of feeling or not; whether they be zealots, or aspirants, or despots — provided only they be sincere — have their sublime moments, when they subdue and rule.
    Chapter 35 (78% in)

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