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aura
used in The Poisonwood Bible

2 uses
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Definition
a distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing

or:

paranormal:  a radiant light surrounding a person that is said to be seen by those sensitive to another's life force; or drawn around the head of a saint
  • The trees began to burn with a pinkish aura that soothed my eyes.
    Book 5 — Exodus (9% in)
  • The compound had row after row of shining metal houses and dozens of liquor bars glittering at daybreak with an aura of fresh vomit and broken glass.
    Book 5 — Exodus (60% in)

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