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wrath
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
extreme anger or angry punishment
  • There are answers which, in turning away wrath, only send it to the other end of the room, and to have a discussion coolly waived when you feel that justice is all on your own side is even more exasperating in marriage than in philosophy.
    Book 3 — Waiting for Death (60% in)
  • When Rosamond had finished reading the letter she sat quite still, with her hands folded before her, restraining any show of her keen disappointment, and intrenching herself in quiet passivity under her husband's wrath.
    Book 7 — Two Temptations (28% in)
  • Caleb's wrath was stirred, and he said, indignantly— "Why should I have said it if I didn't mean it?
    Book 7 — Two Temptations (62% in)

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