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analyze
used in Jane Eyre

6 uses
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Definition
to examine and consider something in detail to better understand it
  • You have analysed, then.
    Chapter 19 (43% in)
  • Children can feel, but they cannot analyse their feelings; and if the analysis is partially effected in thought, they know not how to express the result of the process in words.
    Chapter 3 (67% in)
  • The ground was hard, the air was still, my road was lonely; I walked fast till I got warm, and then I walked slowly to enjoy and analyse the species of pleasure brooding for me in the hour and situation.
    Chapter 12 (30% in)
  • I listened long: suddenly I discovered that my ear was wholly intent on analysing the mingled sounds, and trying to discriminate amidst the confusion of accents those of Mr. Rochester; and when it caught them, which it soon did, it found a further task in framing the tones, rendered by distance inarticulate, into words.
    Chapter 17 (34% in)
  • Instead of wishing to shun, I longed only to dare — to divine it; and I thought Miss Ingram happy, because one day she might look into the abyss at her leisure, explore its secrets and analyse their nature.
    Chapter 18 (50% in)
  • Then I thought of Eliza and Georgiana; I beheld one the cynosure of a ball-room, the other the inmate of a convent cell; and I dwelt on and analysed their separate peculiarities of person and character.
    Chapter 22 (30% in)

There are no more uses of "analyze" in Jane Eyre.

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