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strident
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
unpleasantly forceful — especially loud and harsh
  • Each stalk served as a perch for a grasshopper, which regaled the passers by through this Egyptian scene with its strident, monotonous note.
    Chapters 25-26 (39% in)

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