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solicitous
used in My Antonia

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Definition
showing care or concern for someone
  • His fresh color and sandy hair and quick-changing blue eyes are those of a young man, and his sympathetic, solicitous interest in women is as youthful as it is Western and American.
    Introduction (55% in)
  • She seemed indifferent to her possessions, was not half so solicitous about them as her friends were.
    Book 2 — The Hired Girls (35% in)
  • I was thinking about Antonia and her children; about Anna's solicitude for her, Ambrosch's grave affection, Leo's jealous, animal little love.
    Book 5 — Cuzak's Boys (57% in)

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