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solicitous
used in War and Peace

4 uses
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Definition
showing care or concern for someone
  • Prince Andrew was standing before her, saying something to her with a look of tender solicitude.
    Book Six — 1808-10 (75% in)
  • For more than a week preparations were being made, rough drafts of letters to Nicholas from all the household were written and copied out, while under the supervision of the countess and the solicitude of the count, money and all things necessary for the uniform and equipment of the newly commissioned officer were collected.
    Book Three — 1805 (38% in)
  • All the horrors of the reign of terror were based only on solicitude for public tranquillity.
    Book Eleven — 1812 (57% in)
  • Nicholas immediately recognized Princess Mary not so much by the profile he saw under her bonnet as by the feeling of solicitude, timidity, and pity that immediately overcame him.
    Book Twelve — 1812 (35% in)

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