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reverie
used in Northanger Abbey

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Definition
the state of daydreaming
  • A reverie succeeded this conviction—and when Isabella spoke again, it was to resolve on the quality of her wedding-gown.
    Chapter 15 (47% in)
  • Her passion for ancient edifices was next in degree to her passion for Henry Tilney—and castles and abbeys made usually the charm of those reveries which his image did not fill.
    Chapter 17 (81% in)

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