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corporeal
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

3 uses
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Definition
having material or physical form or substance

or:

regarding the body as opposed to the mind or spirit
  • Tess's passing corporeal blight had been her mental harvest.
    3 — The Rally (47% in)
  • Retty put her hands upon Tess's shoulders, as if to realize her friend's corporeality after such a miracle, and the other two laid their arms round her waist, all looking into her face.
    4 — The Consequence (62% in)
  • He had undergone some strange experiences in his absence; he had seen the virtual Faustina in the literal Cornelia, a spiritual Lucretia in a corporeal Phryne; he had thought of the woman taken and set in the midst as one deserving to be stoned, and of the wife of Uriah being made a queen; and he had asked himself why he had not judged Tess constructively rather than biographically, by the will rather than by the deed?
    7 — Fulfilment (10% in)

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

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