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Elizabethan
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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Definition
relating to Elizabeth I of England or to the age in which she ruled as queen (1558-1603)
  • He had never before seen a woman's lips and teeth which forced upon his mind with such persistent iteration the old Elizabethan simile of roses filled with snow.
    3 — The Rally (96% in)
  • XXXIV They drove by the level road along the valley to a distance of a few miles, and, reaching Wellbridge, turned away from the village to the left, and over the great Elizabethan bridge which gives the place half its name.
    4 — The Consequence (87% in)

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