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amorous
used in Middlemarch

2 uses
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Definition
romantic or sexual
  • No speech could have been more thoroughly honest in its intention: the frigid rhetoric at the end was as sincere as the bark of a dog, or the cawing of an amorous rook.
    Book 1 — Miss Brooke (38% in)
  • A sort of Byronic hero—an amorous conspirator, it strikes me.
    Book 4 — Three Love Problems (54% in)

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