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sear
used in Of Human Bondage

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burn the surface with intense heat; or burn something unpleasant into memory
  • Through July they had one fine day after another; it was very hot; and the heat, searing Philip's heart, filled him with languor; he could not work; his mind was eager with a thousand thoughts.
    47-48 — Chapters 47-48 (39% in)

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