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amorous
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

8 uses
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Definition
romantic or sexual
  • "So," said the poet, somewhat disappointed in his amorous hopes.
    1.2.7 — Vol 1 Bk 2 Chpt 7 — A Bridal Night (26% in)
  • You recollect with what amorous curiosity your thought and your gaze were riveted upon this little whirlwind, hissing and humming with wings of purple and azure, in the midst of which floated an imperceptible body, veiled by the very rapidity of its movement.
    1.2.7 — Vol 1 Bk 2 Chpt 7 — A Bridal Night (8% in)
  • Another amorous woman!
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (51% in)
  • And then, twenty had arrived: and twenty is an old age for amorous women.
    1.6.3 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 3 — History of a Leavened Cake of Maize (31% in)
  • "Die!" exclaimed the amorous captain, "What are you saying, my lovely angel?
    2.7.8 — Vol 2 Bk 7 Chpt 8 — The Utility of Windows Which.... (45% in)
  • Fleur-de-Lys was his last passion but one, a pretty girl, a charming dowry; accordingly, one fine morning, quite cured, and assuming that, after the lapse of two months, the Bohemian affair must be completely finished and forgotten, the amorous cavalier arrived on a prancing horse at the door of the Gondelaurier mansion.
    2.8.6 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 6 — Three Human Hearts Differently.... (14% in)
  • The captain, much more occupied with her than with that pack of the rabble, was amorously rumpling her girdle behind.
    2.8.6 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 6 — Three Human Hearts Differently.... (44% in)
  • Never were seen more amorous eyes, more rounded limbs, a nobler air, or a more gracefully flowing skirt.
    2.10.5 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 5 — The Retreat in which.... (73% in)

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