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seethe
used in The Bluest Eye

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Definition
to be angry — especially when holding the anger within

or:

to move vigorously in-place — such as boiling water, an agitated crowd, or a basket of writhing (squirming) snakes
  • The day Cholly's uncle was ready to leave, when everything was packed, when the quarrels about who gets what had seethed down to a sticking gravy on everybody's tongue, Cholly sat on the back porch waiting.
    4 — Spring (61% in)

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

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