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comely
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

4 uses
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Definition
attractive — especially of a woman
  • But 'tis always the comeliest!
    2 — Maiden No More (61% in)
  • Well, I hope my young friend will like such a comely sample of his own blood.
    1 — The Maiden (62% in)
  • "A comely maid that," said the other.
    4 — The Consequence (74% in)
  • True, comely enough.
    4 — The Consequence (74% in)

There are no more uses of "comely" in Tess of the d'Urbervilles.

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