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somber
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

4 uses
  • Somber, as a word, was better.
    Chapter 1 (0% in)
  • It was something wrapped in a long somber cloak with a grinning skull, and bones for hands.
    Chapter 4 (97% in)
  • Men passed on their way to work, looked at the window from behind which the screams were coming and then looked at Johnny huddled on the stoop and a somber look came over their faces.
    Chapter 9 (21% in)
  • The high walls were covered with a somber wall paper, dark brown with golden stripes.
    Chapter 15 (52% in)

There are no more uses of "somber" in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.

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