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oppress
used in The Two Towers

2 uses
  • Weariness and more than weariness oppressed him; it seemed as if a heavy spell was laid on his mind and body.
    4.8 — Book 4 Chapter 8 — The Stairs of Cirith Ungol (19% in)
  • For about an hour they went on, silently, in single file, oppressed by the gloom and by the absolute stillness of the land, broken only now and again by the faint rumbling as of thunder far away or drum-beats in some hollow of the hills.
    4.7 — Book 4 Chapter 7 — Journey to the Cross-roads (84% in)

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