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morbid
used in The Mill on the Floss

3 uses
  • He sacrifices more time than a less busy man could spare, to save the poor fellow from getting into a morbid state of mind about it.
    6.2 -- Book 6 Chapter 2 -- First Impressions (64% in)
  • Perhaps there is inevitably something morbid in a human being who is in any way unfavorably excepted from ordinary conditions, until the good force has had time to triumph; and it has rarely had time for that at two-and-twenty.
    5.3 -- Book 5 Chapter 3 -- The Wavering Balance (98% in)
  • I'm very fond of poor Philip, only I wish he were not so morbid about his deformity.
    6.2 -- Book 6 Chapter 2 -- First Impressions (34% in)

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