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poignant
used in Of Human Bondage

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sharp or intense — typically arousing deep emotion such as sadness, but possibly having or creating a sharp smell, taste, or insight
  • Friend parted from friend, the son from his mother, and the restraint made the survivor's grief more poignant.
    105-106 — Chapters 105-106 (69% in)
  • The bareness of the squalid room made the pain of it more poignant.
    113-114 — Chapters 113-114 (93% in)

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