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  • (of a course of action) Worthy of being recommended; desirable. 1813, Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice, ch. 19, Perhaps it will be advisable for me to
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  • formality, in her figure, and serious, even to sourness , in her aspect. — Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility, Chapter 2.1. quality or condition said
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  • +‎ -ing IPA(key): /ˈlaɪ.ɪŋ/ lying present participle of lie 1811, Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility The Free Library, Chapter 19: Without shutting
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  • verandah ‎(plural verandahs) Alternative spelling of veranda 1818, Jane Austen, Persuasion: […] and yet, though desirous to be gone, she could not quit
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  • Wikipedia elopement ‎(plural elopements) The act of eloping 1814, Jane Austen, Mansfield Park, chapter 46 You may not have heard of the last blow--
    629 bytes (73 words) - 07:46, 14 August 2015
  • character, without any embellishment of tenderness to lead the fancy astray. Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility, Section 3, Chapter 1. unnecessarily added
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  • past and past participle scolded) To rebuke. 1813, Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen A week elapsed before she could see Elizabeth without scolding her —
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  • which all my reasoning is, at times, insufficient to allay. 1815, Jane Austen, Emma, page 395 The consciousness of having done amiss, had exposed her
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  • austenite Austen +‎ -ite ‎(“follower or adherent of a specified person”). Austenite ‎(plural Austenites) a fan or admirer of Jane Austen; someone who
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  • precious into a surprisingly palatable, even charming man. 1813, Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice: "What a charming amusement for young people this
    3 KB (192 words) - 01:36, 26 April 2016
  • superlative most perceivable) Capable of being perceived; discernible. 1818, Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey, ch. 5, Every search for him was equally unsuccessful
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  • ‎(comparative more wanting, superlative most wanting) Absent or lacking. 1813, Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice, Modern Library Edition (1995), page 171, […] but
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  • his weapon, tho' it was not as yet in above half its length. c. 1795, Jane Austen, Lady Susan, ch. 22: This is insufferable! My dearest friend, I was never
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  • a lover, set out with all his equipage and appurtenances; ... 1814: Jane Austen, Mansfield Park One could not expect anybody to take such a part. Nothing
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  • come cleanly away, […]. polished shoes‎ Refined, elegant. 1813, Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice: "What a charming amusement for young people this
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  • Jane +‎ -ite, coined by critic George Saintsbury. Janeite ‎(plural Janeites) (usually pejorative) A fan of the author Jane Austen, especially one without
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  • expeditious, superlative most expeditious) Fast, prompt, speedy. 1815, Jane Austen, Emma, ch. 38, Our coachman and horses are so extremely expeditious!—I
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  • by the office move. Lacking pretense or affectation; natural. 1812, Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice, Chapter 3: Mr. Bingley was good-looking and gentlemanlike;
    1 KB (83 words) - 22:59, 25 April 2016
  • wretchednesses) An unhappy state of mental or physical suffering. 1811, Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility, chapter 3 She saw only that he was quiet and
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  • so boisterous and expressive, the other so taciturn and calm. 1813, Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice, Chapter 18: We are each of an unsocial, taciturn
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