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glimmer
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

2 uses
  • The marked civility of Clare's tone in calling her seemed to have inspired her, for the moment, with a new glimmer of hope.
    5 — The Woman Pays (13% in)
  • He expected her to jump up gaily and unpack the toilet-gear that she had been so anxious about, but as she did not rise he sat down with her in the firelight, the candles on the supper-table being too thin and glimmering to interfere with its glow.
    4 — The Consequence (96% in)

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