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incessant
used in Middlemarch

4 uses
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Definition
continuous — often in an annoying way
  • He did not approve of a too lowering system, including reckless cupping, nor, on the other hand, of incessant port wine and bark.
    Book 1 — Miss Brooke (75% in)
  • The thoughts which had gathered vividness in the solitude of her boudoir occupied her incessantly through the day on which Mr. Casaubon had sent his letter to Will.
    Book 4 — Three Love Problems (48% in)
  • "This is what I am thinking of; and that is what I might have been thinking of," was the bitter incessant murmur within him, making every difficulty a double goad to impatience.
    Book 7 — Two Temptations (9% in)
  • He did carry them out faithfully, although Raffles was incessantly asking for brandy, and declaring that he was sinking away—that the earth was sinking away from under him.
    Book 7 — Two Temptations (70% in)

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