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zeal
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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active interest and enthusiasm
  • He spoke further of the incidents of his visit, of his father's mode of life, of his zeal for his principles; she grew serener, and the undulations disappeared from her skimming; as she finished one lead after another he followed her, and drew the plugs for letting down the milk.
    4 — The Consequence (28% in)

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