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frayed
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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  • Doubtless some of Tess d'Urberville's mailed ancestors rollicking home from a fray had dealt the same measure even more ruthlessly towards peasant girls of their time.
    1 — The Maiden (**% in)

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