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sublime
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

4 uses
  • They walked on together and soon reached the farmhouse, which was almost sublime in its dreariness.
    5 — The Woman Pays (73% in)
  • They were as sublime as the moon and stars above them, and the moon and stars were as ardent as they.
    1 — The Maiden (87% in)
  • To her sublime trustfulness he was all that goodness could be—knew all that a guide, philosopher, and friend should know.
    4 — The Consequence (54% in)
  • The cursory remarks of the large-minded stranger, of whom he knew absolutely nothing beyond a commonplace name, were sublimed by his death, and influenced Clare more than all the reasoned ethics of the philosophers.
    6 — The Convert (60% in)

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

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