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wistful
used in The Lightning Thief

4 uses
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Definition
showing longing or unfulfilled desire
  • He sounded so wistful, I felt guilty.
    Chapter 5 (22% in)
  • "Snack bar," I said wistfully.
    Chapter 11 (20% in)
  • I suppose it's too late to turn back," Grover said wistfully.
    Chapter 19 (15% in)
  • "Your mother is a queen among women," Poseidon said wistfully.
    Chapter 21 (64% in)

There are no more uses of "wistful" in The Lightning Thief.

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