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aversion
used in Northanger Abbey

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Definition
dislike that leads to avoidance
  • Of all things in the world inconstancy is my aversion.
    Chapter 16 (15% in)
  • Catherine attempted no longer to hide from herself the nature of the feelings which, in spite of all his attentions, he had previously excited; and what had been terror and dislike before, was now absolute aversion.
    Chapter 22 (94% in)
  • Yes, aversion!
    Chapter 22 (94% in)
  • Far be it from me to say otherwise; and anything in reason—a bow thrown out, perhaps—though, between ourselves, if there is one thing more than another my aversion, it is a patched-on bow.
    Chapter 26 (74% in)

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