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disdain
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • With what seemed a single movement she tore off her clothes and flung them disdainfully aside.

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  • She tries to be polite, but cannot hide her disdain for authority.
  • She has nothing but disdain for the notion that common people can regulate their own lives better than she can.

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