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harrowing
used in Gone with the Wind

2 uses
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Definition
frightening or unsettling
  • How he must have loved harrowing them with descriptions of her activities with the store, the mills, the saloon.
    5.56 (38% in)
  • He must know how harrowing her experience had been, must know she did not want to spend an evening at Melanie's when her tired body and jangled nerves cried out for the warm relaxation of bed and blankets—with a hot brick to make her toes tingle and a hot toddy to soothe her fears.
    4.45 (5% in)

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