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used in Gone with the Wind

4 uses
  • These hungry men could devour the whole shoat at one meal and, if they knew of the live hogs, they could commandeer them for the army.
    3.28 (39% in)
  • Like most innocent and well-bred young women, she had a devouring curiosity about prostitutes.
    2.13 (84% in)
  • They were devoured by curiosity as to what Grandma had to say to Scarlett but unless she chose to tell them, they would never know.
    3.26 (69% in)
  • "Good God!" cried the doctor, thunderstruck, for it had never occurred to him that the curiosity of a chaste woman concerning her unchaste sisters was so devouring.
    4.46 (62% in)

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