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utter
used in BoneMan's Daughters

16 uses
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1  —4 uses as in:
utter stupidity
Definition
complete or total (used as an intensifier—typically when stressing how bad something is)
  • This he found utterly fascinating.
    Chapter 17 (65% in)
  • Completely, utterly worthless and unable to change a thing about it.
    Chapter 33 (8% in)
  • But standing at the edge of the deathly still compound now, he felt utterly abandoned.
    Chapter 37 (12% in)
  • To think that he could still go back and do anything but demolish any last hope was utterly foolish.
    Chapter 37 (37% in)

There are no more uses of "utter" flagged with this meaning in BoneMan's Daughters.

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  • The man's display of raw evil was even worse now for expressing itself in those hideous eyes despite his utter failure to win the daughter.
    Chapter 38 (71% in)
  • Kahlid could hardly utter a word without complicating matters for him.
    Chapter 5 (45% in)
  • She uttered a short chuckle and lifted her glass.
    Chapter 6 (64% in)
  • He'd exposed himself and made an utter fool of himself.
    Chapter 9 (68% in)
  • She uttered a short shriek, then shoved her hand over her mouth and glanced around to see if anyone had seen her in her moment of uncoolness.
    Chapter 11 (25% in)
  • Bethany sat back in her chair, lost in thoughts of utter worthlessness, and the longer she considered her predicament, the more useless she felt.
    Chapter 16 (59% in)
  • She uttered a small gasp and lifted the blade, revealing a thin red line that swelled with blood.
    Chapter 16 (64% in)
  • It was the stillness of utter emptiness and it hit Ryan's chest with enough force to rob him of breath for several long beats of his heart.
    Chapter 18 (36% in)
  • And when he'd finally guided the car under a large pine and turned off the engine, the silence had crushed him with the fierce certainty of utter failure.
    Chapter 22 (57% in)
  • The man hadn't uttered a peep, but he said it anyway.
    Chapter 24 (21% in)
  • Celine's mouth was parted in utter contempt.
    Chapter 28 (55% in)
  • To crush the father's heart who, having been rejected, would be forced to live out a terrible life with the knowledge of his utter failure.
    Chapter 36 (4% in)

There are no more uses of "utter" in BoneMan's Daughters.

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