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[heep] /hip/
Uriah, Uriah Heep. Unabridged
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  • It was perhaps a part of Mrs. Heep's humility, that she still wore weeds.

    David Copperfield Charles Dickens
  • Umble we are, umble we have been, umble we shall ever be,' said Mrs. Heep.

    David Copperfield Charles Dickens
  • Mr. Micawber closed this handsome tribute by saying, 'Mr. Heep!

    David Copperfield Charles Dickens
  • His companion had something the look of Mr. Heep, and he wore a cap.

    Peeps at People Robert Cortes Holliday
  • He said, 'They are going to bury mama in a Heep (deep) hole.

  • All the while, too, Heep pretended to like David, though David knew very well he did not.

    Tales from Dickens

    Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
  • Ask—Heep—if he ever kept a pocket-book in that house,” said Mr. Micawber; “will you?

  • Notwithstanding the lapse of time that had occurred since Mr. Heep's decease, she still wore weeds.

    David Copperfield Charles Dickens
  • Of my friend Heep,' said Mr. Micawber, 'who is a man of remarkable shrewdness, I desire to speak with all possible respect.

    David Copperfield Charles Dickens
  • There was no one in the quaint old drawing-room, though it presented tokens of Mrs. Heep's whereabouts.

    David Copperfield Charles Dickens

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