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qualms
used in Gone with the Wind

5 uses
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Definition
uneasiness — especially about whether it is right to do something
  • A cold qualm of guilt assailed Scarlett at the thought of Ellen's consternation, should she ever learn of her daughter's scandalous conduct.
    2.10 (6% in)
  • Scarlett had no qualm of conscience as she watched them but only a feeling of vast relief that she had made her escape.
    3.17 (64% in)
  • Probably, thought Scarlett, because Sally and Young Miss were too afraid of the porcelain-frail but indomitable old Grandma to dare voice any qualms.
    3.26 (51% in)
  • That he was Suellen's fiance caused her no qualm of conscience.
    4.35 (29% in)
  • But she had no qualms in trusting him with a convict gang.
    4.42 (93% in)

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