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battered woman

noun
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  • She did not want this battered woman of the world to know how hard she was hit.

    Mount Royal, Volume 1 of 3 Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  • Miss Rougemont was an odd, battered woman, with an inexpressive face; but she was not so insensible as Rhoda imagined.

    Old Kensington Miss Thackeray

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