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refuge
used in The Bluest Eye

2 uses
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Definition
something giving protection — especially a safe place
  • But since why is difficult to handle, one must take refuge in how.
    1 — Beginning (**% in)
  • When I learned how repulsive this disinterested violence was, that it was repulsive because it was disinterested, my shame floundered about for refuge.
    2 — Autumn (29% in)

There are no more uses of "refuge" in The Bluest Eye.

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