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public nuisance
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  • THE CRIER: (Loudly) Whereas Leopold Bloom of no fixed abode is a wellknown dynamitard, forger, bigamist, bawd and cuckold and a public nuisance to the citizens of Dublin and whereas at this commission of assizes the most honourable….

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  • I was drunk in public in 1948; I was a public nuisance in 1956; and then I was in jail for two days on illegal discharging of a firearm when I killed Caroline Clayton’s rat snake in 1974.
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • The thing has become an absolute public nuisance.
    Oscar Wilde  --  The Importance of Being Earnest

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