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indignant
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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Definition
angered or annoyed at something unjust or wrong
  • To incur the ridicule of the younger crowd, that knew him not,—the harsher scorn and indignation of a few old men, who might recall his once familiar features!
    Chapter 16 — Clifford's Chamber (62% in)
  • "In the name of Heaven," cried Hepzibah, provoked only to intenser indignation by this outgush of the inestimable tenderness of a stern nature,—"in God's name, whom you insult, and whose power I could almost question, since he hears you utter so many false words without palsying your tongue,—give over, I beseech you, this loathsome pretence of affection for your victim!
    Chapter 15 — The Scowl and Smile (29% in)

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