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used in Of Human Bondage

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to move in a twisting or contorted motion — often of a person when struggling or in pain
  • Philip writhed under that despotism which never vouchsafed a reason for the most tyrannous act.
    21-22 — Chapters 21-22 (24% in)
  • Philip knew now what a poor lot they were, except Turner perhaps, there was something of a man in him; and he writhed at the thought of the subjection in which they had held him.
    21-22 — Chapters 21-22 (49% in)

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