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strife
used in The Mill on the Floss

2 uses
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Definition
conflict or angry disagreement
  • And here she was down again in the thick of a hot strife with her own and others' passions.
    5.5 -- Book 5 Chapter 5 -- The Cloven Tree (96% in)
  • Was her life to be always like this,—always bringing some new source of inward strife?
    6.9 -- Book 6 Chapter 9 -- Charity in Full-Dress (55% in)

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