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consternation
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

2 uses
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Definition
dismay (unhappiness, worry, and often confusion) — typically over something unexpected
  • In consternation Tess jumped down, and discovered the dreadful truth.
    1 — The Maiden (37% in)
  • With a dim sense that he was vexed she looked steadily ahead as they trotted on near Melbury Down and Wingreen, till she saw, to her consternation, that there was yet another descent to be undergone.
    1 — The Maiden (70% in)

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

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