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morsel
used in Washington Square

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Definition
a very small quantity — usually of food
  • Catherine, meanwhile, in the parlour, picking up her morsel of fancy work, had seated herself with it again—for life, as it were.
    Chapter 35 (99% in)
  • She had been sitting with her niece in the evening; only on this occasion, as the night was not so warm, the lamp had been lighted, and Catherine had placed herself near it with a morsel of fancy-work.
    Chapter 35 (4% in)

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