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  • most listless) Lacking energy, enthusiasm, or liveliness. 1818, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Frankenstein, ch. 18: I passed whole days on the lake alone
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  • herculean Alternative letter-case form of Herculean 1792, Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman Still there are some loop-holes out
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  • exist with the sensibility that is not tempered by reflection — Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman. (music) Pertaining to the
    3 KB (252 words) - 23:06, 22 July 2016
  • raised on that account; wherein one emperor lost his life. 1818, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Frankenstein, Letter 1: I have no ambition to lose my life
    2 KB (201 words) - 20:11, 2 April 2016
  • compromise, Insinuation, parley and base truce To arms invasive? 1818, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Frankenstein, chapter 6, Resolved to pursue no inglorious
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  • more fanged, superlative most fanged) Equipped with fangs. 1826, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, The Last Man [1] ...love, the tyrant and the tyrant-queller;
    1 KB (104 words) - 23:13, 25 April 2016
  • easily led, taught, or managed; docile; manageable; governable. 1792, Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, ch. 13: I have always found
    5 KB (463 words) - 00:51, 22 July 2016
  • particular enthusiasm, zeal, conviction, persistence, or belief. 1819, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Mathilda, ch. 3: As I returned my fervent hopes were dashed
    5 KB (305 words) - 01:47, 5 July 2016
  • wormes, & from al other pestiferous & contagious creatures. 1792: Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman In these solemn moments man
    3 KB (258 words) - 21:23, 25 April 2016
  • interest in someone or something, especially romantic interest. 1818, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus, ch. 3, She attended
    11 KB (491 words) - 20:20, 21 July 2016
  • a hoyden: high-spirited and boisterous; saucy, tomboyish. 1796, Mary Wollstonecraft, Letters Written during a Short Residence in Sweden, Norway, and
    3 KB (327 words) - 19:34, 22 July 2016
  • Alexander Pope I sought no homage from the race that write. 1792, Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Women When a man squeezes the hand
    6 KB (438 words) - 05:54, 27 July 2016
  • Shakespeare This spirit, dumb to us, will speak to him. 1788 July 27, Mary Wollstonecraft, chapter 2, in Original Stories from Real Life (Children's literature)
    8 KB (639 words) - 14:57, 22 July 2016
  • Beyond thus high, insatiate to pursue / Vain war with heaven, 1818, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Frankenstein, Chapter XX, [2] I shuddered to think who might
    2 KB (291 words) - 02:02, 8 June 2016
  • 1552–1599) but hasty heat tempering with sufferance wise 1826, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, The Last Man, chapter 4: I indulged in this meditation for
    3 KB (293 words) - 15:07, 25 April 2016
  • he knew the dead, / And call'd the wretched man to mind. 1818, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Frankenstein: Ernest also is so much improved, that you
    28 KB (1,231 words) - 07:07, 24 July 2016
  • make much of it. (uncountable) A feeling of exasperation. 1792, Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, Chapter V It moves my gall
    17 KB (1,327 words) - 00:24, 22 July 2016
  • considered to be secured by the debtor's moral integrity. 1826, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, The Last Man, ch. 1: [T]his whole sum, and its amount doubled
    2 KB (327 words) - 21:38, 27 April 2016
  • have taken away the motives to concealment and falshood. 1798, Mary Wollstonecraft, Maria[3]: To save myself from these unmerciful corrections, I resorted
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  • developement of this business, however, now approached. 1818, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, chapter 2, in Frankenstein or, the modern Prometheus[2]
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