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utter
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

4 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
utter stupidity
Definition
complete or total (used as an intensifier—typically when stressing how bad something is)
  • It is far more powerful than I ever dared to think at first, so powerful that in the end it would utterly overcome anyone of mortal race who possessed it.
    1.2 — Book 1 Chapter 2 — The Shadow of the Past (21% in)
  • The passage was lit by no shaft and was utterly dark.
    2.5 — Book 2 Chapter 5 — The Bridge of Khazad-dum (46% in)

There are no more uses of "utter" flagged with this meaning in The Fellowship of the Ring.

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exact meaning not specified
  • The letters are Elvish, of an ancient mode, but the language is that of Mordor, which I will not utter here.
    1.2 — Book 1 Chapter 2 — The Shadow of the Past (37% in)
  • 'Never before has any voice dared to utter the words of that tongue in Imladris, Gandalf the Grey,' said Elrond, as the shadow passed and the company breathed once more.
    2.2 — Book 2 Chapter 2 — The Council of Elrond (47% in)

There are no more uses of "utter" in The Fellowship of the Ring.

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