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reverie
used in Oliver Twist

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Definition
the state of daydreaming
  • Mr. Bumble boxed the ears of the boy who opened the gate for him (for he had reached the portal in his reverie); and walked, distractedly, into the street.
    Chapter 37 — In Which the Reader May Perceive a Contrast, Not Uncommon.... (55% in)
  • Either the master or the manner of this remark, which was made very ruefully, delighted Charley Bates so much, that his consequent shout of laughter roused the Jew from his reverie, and induced him to inquire what was the matter.
    Chapter 25 — Wherein this History Reverts to Mr. Fagin and Company (23% in)

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