1 Villefort would probably have rather stood opposite the muzzle of a pistol at five-and-twenty paces than have heard this name spoken; but he did not blanch.
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2 In fact, to get Wurmser, it sufficed to blanch the hair of Wellington.
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3 I leaned against a gate, and looked into an empty field where no sheep were feeding, where the short grass was nipped and blanched.
4 Well might she put the question: his face was blanched as her gown.
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5 In a few seconds she stretched herself out stiff, and turned up her eyes, while her cheeks, at once blanched and livid, assumed the aspect of death.
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6 Edgar sprang to his unbidden guest, blanched with astonishment and rage.
Wuthering Heights By Emily BronteGet Context In CHAPTER XV
7 Carol saw that George Edwin Mott and the blanched Mr. and Mrs. Dawson were not yet hypnotized.
8 But blanched to a corpse's hue with despair, the Mate had stolen away.
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9 He blanched like one who has come to the edge of a cliff at midnight and is suddenly made aware.
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10 Their blanched faces shone in the dusk.
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11 The Iron Duke remained calm, but his lips blanched.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X—THE PLATEAU OF MONT-SAINT-JEAN
12 They looked on, vaguely blanched with the reflection of so much joy at this sweet swarming of the hives.
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13 The twilight pallor of the sky blanched the earth, and the lane formed a livid line between two rows of dark bushes.
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14 Thinking to purge the city, the population is blanched like plants raised in cellars.
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15 Tom blanched and dropped his eyes.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark TwainGet Context In CHAPTER XI