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harrowing
used in A Room With A View

2 uses
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Definition
frightening or unsettling
  • "And what is it?" asked Lucy fearfully, expecting some harrowing tale.
    Chapter 2 (90% in)
  • His voice suggested sympathetic reproof but at the same time indicated that a few harrowing details would not be unacceptable.
    Chapter 5 (46% in)

There are no more uses of "harrowing" in A Room With A View.

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