Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

(adjective) marked by or given to censure; severely critical of others

9

"Did I look censorious?" Igor said, batting his eyelashes.

—p.9 Purity in Oakland (1) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

"Did I look censorious?" Igor said, batting his eyelashes.

—p.9 Purity in Oakland (1) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

(verb) kiss

13

a young gentleman with whom she's been osculating on the front porch

—p.13 Purity in Oakland (1) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

a young gentleman with whom she's been osculating on the front porch

—p.13 Purity in Oakland (1) default author
strange
1 year, 6 months ago

(noun) the act of entering; entrance / (noun) the power or liberty of entrance or access

15

stuffing steel wool into every conceivable ingress point

(to keep out mice)

—p.15 Purity in Oakland (1) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

stuffing steel wool into every conceivable ingress point

(to keep out mice)

—p.15 Purity in Oakland (1) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

(adjective) exhibiting properties with different values when measured in different directions

27

the anisotropy of gendered relationships

—p.27 Purity in Oakland (1) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

the anisotropy of gendered relationships

—p.27 Purity in Oakland (1) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

(noun) unreasonable or foolhardy contempt of danger or opposition; rashness recklessness / (noun) a rash or reckless act

62

Too giddy with temerity to eat

—p.62 Purity in Oakland (1) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

Too giddy with temerity to eat

—p.62 Purity in Oakland (1) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

(noun) a benefice held by a rector / (noun) a residence of a rector or a parish priest

80

Living in the basement of a rectory

about Andreas' early days

—p.80 The Republic of Bad Taste (75) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

Living in the basement of a rectory

about Andreas' early days

—p.80 The Republic of Bad Taste (75) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

(pejorative) bourgeois, narrow-minded, middle-class, common

80

she found the furnishings and conversations out there unbearably spießig, dowdy, philistine

about Katya's aversion to the suburbs

—p.80 The Republic of Bad Taste (75) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

she found the furnishings and conversations out there unbearably spießig, dowdy, philistine

about Katya's aversion to the suburbs

—p.80 The Republic of Bad Taste (75) default author
uncertain
1 year, 6 months ago

university-preparatory school leaving qualification in Germany, Lithuania, Finland, and Estonia (similar to A-levels)

89

ended up working as a secretary after her Abitur

—p.89 The Republic of Bad Taste (75) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

ended up working as a secretary after her Abitur

—p.89 The Republic of Bad Taste (75) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

abbreviation for the Ministry for State Security, the official state security service for East Germany from 1950-1990

96

"We can go directly to the Stasi," he said.

—p.96 The Republic of Bad Taste (75) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

"We can go directly to the Stasi," he said.

—p.96 The Republic of Bad Taste (75) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

a brief moral saying taken from ancient or popular or other sources, often quoted without context; as an adjective, means either given to aphoristic expression, or just referring to an aphoristic expression

107

his father replying "From each according to his ability" or something similarly sententious and correct

—p.107 The Republic of Bad Taste (75) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago

his father replying "From each according to his ability" or something similarly sententious and correct

—p.107 The Republic of Bad Taste (75) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago