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moreover
used in Jane Eyre

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in addition to what has just been said
  • I think, moreover, that Nature was not to him that treasury of delight it was to his sisters.
    Chapter 30 (26% in)
  • I assured him I was naturally hard — very flinty, and that he would often find me so; and that, moreover, I was determined to show him divers rugged points in my character before the ensuing four weeks elapsed: he should know fully what sort of a bargain he had made, while there was yet time to rescind it.
    Chapter 24 (92% in)
  • I like you more than I can say; but I'll not sink into a bathos of sentiment: and with this needle of repartee I'll keep you from the edge of the gulf too; and, moreover, maintain by its pungent aid that distance between you and myself most conducive to our real mutual advantage."
    Chapter 24 (94% in)
  • mixed with the air I breathed; and besides, I remembered I had once been her husband — that recollection was then, and is now, inexpressibly odious to me; moreover, I knew that while she lived I could never be the husband of another and better wife; and, though five years my senior (her family and her father had lied to me even in the particular of her age), she was likely to live as long as I, being as robust in frame as she was infirm in mind.
    Chapter 27 (41% in)
  • Moreover, I wished to see whether you would seek me if I shunned you — but you did not; you kept in the schoolroom as still as your own desk and easel; if by chance I met you, you passed me as soon, and with as little token of recognition, as was consistent with respect.
    Chapter 27 (69% in)
  • Moreover, she is a sweet girl — rather thoughtless; but you would have sufficient thought for both yourself and her.
    Chapter 32 (66% in)
  • It would please and benefit me to have five thousand pounds; it would torment and oppress me to have twenty thousand; which, moreover, could never be mine in justice, though it might in law.
    Chapter 33 (83% in)
  • Moreover, before I definitively resolve on quitting England, I will know for certain whether I cannot be of greater use by remaining in it than by leaving it.
    Chapter 35 (36% in)

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