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ferment
used in Gone with the Wind

4 uses
  • She paused thoughtfully outside of Scarlett's door, her mind in a ferment of thankfulness and curiosity.
    5.59 (99% in)
  • That night at supper, Scarlett went through the motions of presiding over the table in her mother's absence, but her mind was in a ferment over the dreadful news she had heard about Ashley and Melanie.
    1.4 (1% in)
  • Scarlett was not the only member of the household who reacted strangely and unwillingly to his presence, for he kept Aunt Pitty in a flutter and a ferment.
    2.12 (26% in)
  • "I never thought to live long enough to hear such disloyal words spoken of our Cause," went on Mrs. Merriwether, by this time in a ferment of righteous anger.
    2.12 (88% in)

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