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brandish
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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Definition
the act of waving something or exhibiting something aggressively
  • ...the first arrangements were completed, and we must say, to the honor of vagabond discipline, that Clopin's orders were executed in silence, and with admirable precision, the worthy chief of the band, mounted on the parapet of the church square, and raised his hoarse and surly voice, turning towards Notre-Dame, and brandishing his torch whose light, tossed by the wind, and veiled every moment by its own smoke, made the reddish facade of the church appear and disappear before the eye.
    2.10.4 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 4 — An Awkward Friend (27% in)

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