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critical
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

4 uses
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1  —3 uses as in:
don't be so critical
Definition
finding fault and telling others; or tending to have unfavorable opinions
  • On the entrance of the new-comers, their eyes glanced from father to son, and then, naturally enough, rested on the latter, whom they began criticising.
    Chapters 61-62 (86% in)
  • Penelon put his hand over his eyes, and then stared at the man who thus criticized the manoeuvres of his captain.
    Chapters 29-30 (29% in)
  • "He is quite right," returned Beauchamp; "for I criticise him without knowing what he does.
    Chapters 39-40 (24% in)

There are no more uses of "critical" flagged with this meaning in The Count of Monte Cristo.

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  • "Father," said the young man, "I have the honor of presenting to you the Count of Monte Cristo, the generous friend whom I had the good fortune to meet in the critical situation of which I have told you."
    Chapters 41-42 (29% in)

There are no more uses of "critical" in The Count of Monte Cristo.

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