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ultimatum
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
a final demand that carries a threat if it is rejected
  • "I'll give you six shilling for it," she said, throwing it down with the air of a person who mentions an ultimatum.
    5.2 -- Book 5 Chapter 2 -- Aunt Glegg Learns the Breadth of Bob's Thumb (80% in)

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