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diaphanous
used in Misery

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Definition
so thin that light passes through it
  • He had dreamed that Annie Wilkes was Scheherazade, her solid body clad in diaphanous robes, her big feet stuffed into pink sequined slippers with curly toes as she rode on her magic carpet and chanted the incantatory phrases which open the doors of the best stories.
    Part 1 — Annie (67% in)

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