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dyspeptic
used in The Mill on the Floss

2 uses
  • It was owing to this promptitude that Mr. Tulliver was on horseback soon after dinner the next day (he was not dyspeptic) on his way to Basset to see his sister Moss and her husband.
    1.8 -- Book 1 Chapter 8 -- Mr. Tulliver Shows His Weaker Side (13% in)
  • The plum-pudding was of the same handsome roundness as ever, and came in with the symbolic blue flames around it, as if it had been heroically snatched from the nether fires, into which it had been thrown by dyspeptic Puritans; the dessert was as splendid as ever, with its golden oranges, brown nuts, and the crystalline light and dark of apple-jelly and damson cheese; in all these things Christmas was as it had always been since Tom could remember; it was only distinguished, it by...
    2.2 -- Book 2 Chapter 2 -- The Christmas Holidays (20% in)

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