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veritable
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
used for emphasis:  to describe one thing as almost like another (more intense) thing
  • The fetes are veritable pleasure days to the Italians.
    Chapters 35-36 (92% in)
  • Albert, who was a great smoker, and who had considered it no small sacrifice to be deprived of the cigars of the Cafe de Paris, approached the table, and uttered a cry of joy at perceiving some veritable puros.
    Chapters 35-36 (24% in)
  • He made his way along the corridors through force of habit; he threw aside his magisterial robe, not out of deference to etiquette, but because it was an unbearable burden, a veritable garb of Nessus, insatiate in torture.
    Chapters 111-112 (3% in)

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