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intrusion
used in Gone with the Wind

8 uses
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Definition
an involvement, interruption, or entry — typically unwelcome
  • Why must this calf-like fool intrude his feelings on this particular day when she was so worried she was about to lose her mind?
    1.6 (41% in)
  • Madam, forgive my intrusion but—could I spend the night on your porch?
    3.19 (27% in)
  • I resented their intrusion.
    4.31 (61% in)
  • It was bad enough that she had intruded herself among strange rough workmen, but it was still worse for a woman to show publicly that she could do mathematics like that.
    4.36 (82% in)
  • And to what do I owe this intrusion?
    4.45 (47% in)
  • No one intruded upon her, believing that she wished to be left alone with her grief, but to be left alone was the last thing Scarlett desired.
    4.47 (2% in)
  • I hate to intrude on you at this time but I have a matter of business to discuss that will not wait.
    4.47 (18% in)
  • "Oh, Mammy, I couldn't intrude!"
    5.59 (82% in)

There are no more uses of "intrusion" in Gone with the Wind.

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