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dour
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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Definition
very serious, unhappy, and unfriendly
  • Four new passengers were embarking for the trip up the river, a shabby, dour-looking man and wife and their scrawny little girl clutching a wooden toy, and a tall, angular young man with a pale narrow face and shoulder-length fair hair under a wide-brimmed black hat.
    p. 7.3

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