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strident
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

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Definition
unpleasantly forceful — especially loud and harsh
  • The argument was old by now, a tender knot in the flesh of their marriage, and even to her own ears her voice sounded strident, shrill, as if she were deliberately picking a fight.
    p. 341.4

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