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bilious
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
suffering indigestion

or:

irritable or bad-tempered

or:

ugly or disgusting — especially of a shade of green

or:

relating to bile (a green digestive fluid)
  • But then his trousers were always rolled up at the knee, for the convenience of wading on the slightest notice; and his virtue, supposing it to exist, was undeniably "virtue in rags," which, on the authority even of bilious philosophers, who think all well-dressed merit overpaid, is notoriously likely to remain unrecognized (perhaps because it is seen so seldom).
    1.6 -- Book 1 Chapter 6 -- The Aunts and Uncles Are Coming (60% in)

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