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Brave New World
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  • No, there hasn’t been any one else," she answered almost truculently.
  • And I tell you," she warned him truculently, "if I have any more of your interference with their conditioning, I’ll send for the porters and have you thrown out."

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  • My friends had assembled again, a far more somber, truculent group than before.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • His only weapons against her were silence, truculence; he cultivated an occasional brooding intensity.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King

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