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critical
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

5 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
don't be so critical
Definition
finding fault and telling others; or tending to have unfavorable opinions
  • "Don't you think—" she began, but before she could criticize David again, Norah interrupted.
    p. 43.1

There are no more uses of "critical" flagged with this meaning in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter.

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?  —4 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • She turned out to be an art critic; her review of the show had been in the Pittsburgh papers, and it wasn't pretty.
    p. 280.5
  • "It's hard not to see this as criticism."
    p. 156.1
  • "It would only be criticism if it were about you," she said.
    p. 156.1
  • She was the visiting critic-in-residence.
    p. 256.1

There are no more uses of "critical" in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter.

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