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mellifluous
used in Of Human Bondage

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pleasing to the ear
  • Though her French accent was so much part of her that it remained, all the mellifluousness of her manner left her when she was engaged in teaching.
    33-34 — Chapters 33-34 (6% in)
  • It has not the mellifluousness of Italian, Italian is the language of tenors and organ-grinders, but it has grandeur: it does not ripple like a brook in a garden, but it surges tumultuous like a mighty river in flood.'
    85-86 — Chapters 85-86 (90% in)

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