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poise
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

3 uses
  • Felicity is poised on the crest of the hill, pulling back on her bow.
    Chapter 25 (79% in)
  • When I reach the ravine, Ann and Pippa are poised on the edge, breathing hard.
    Chapter 35 (68% in)
  • She's got the stick poised, ready to run him through.
    Chapter 35 (91% in)

There are no more uses of "poise" in A Great and Terrible Beauty.

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