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spectacle
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

3 uses
  • I rushed forward, fell down, clapped my hand to my face, and became a piteous spectacle.
    Adventure I — A Scandal in Bohemia (81% in)
  • So were the tinted spectacles and the curious voice, which both hinted at a disguise, as did the bushy whiskers.
    Adventure III — A Case of Identity (96% in)
  • Here it is that this creature takes his daily seat, cross-legged with his tiny stock of matches on his lap, and as he is a piteous spectacle a small rain of charity descends into the greasy leather cap which lies upon the pavement beside him.
    Adventure VI — The Man with the Twisted Lip (41% in)

There are no more uses of "spectacle" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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