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domestic
used in Arrowsmith

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domestic happiness
Definition
relating to a home or family
  • —by the way, wonder what's ever become of Clif; haven't heard from him for a couple o' years— when it comes to this 'overpowering Christian Domesticity'— Oh, let's hunt for a blind-pig and sit around with the nice restful burglars.
    Chapter 19 (81% in)
  • There could be, to a respectable person, no question as to their merits: Kellett the just and earnest man of domesticity whose rise was an inspiration to youth; George William the gambler, the lusher, the smuggler, the liar, the seller of shoddy cottons, a person whose only excellence was his cheap good nature.
    Chapter 31 (35% in)

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  • The Special Board met in Parliament House, all of them trying to look not like their simple and domestic selves but like judges.
    Chapter 34 (25% in)
  • No one was so domestic as these birds of passage.
    Chapter 10 (43% in)
  • Whether or not he loved her, whether he was capable of ordinary domestic affection, could not be discovered.
    Chapter 12 (86% in)
  • Martin survived it sufficiently to sound domestic when he announced at the supper-table: "We had a bully drive.
    Chapter 14 (13% in)

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