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- The sky was utterly dark, and the stillness of the heavy air foreboded storm.3.7 -- Book 3 Chapter 7 -- Helm's Deep (41% in)
- Chapter 9 Shelob's Lair It may indeed have been daytime now, as Gollum said, but the hobbits could see little difference, unless, perhaps, the heavy sky above was less utterly black, more like a great roof of smoke; while instead of the darkness of deep night, which lingered still in cracks and holes, a grey blurring shadow shrouded the stony world about them.4.9 -- Book 4 Chapter 9 -- Shelob's Lair (1% in)
There are no more uses of "utter" flagged with this meaning in The Two Towers.
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