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appalling
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Crime and Punishment
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  • He was appallingly dressed: his clothes torn and dirty, soaked with a night’s rain.
  • And she had destroyed herself, crushed by an insult that had appalled and amazed that childish soul, had smirched that angel purity with unmerited disgrace and torn from her a last scream of despair, unheeded and brutally disregarded, on a dark night in the cold and wet while the wind howled….

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  • The live in appalling conditions.
  • She has scheduled a news conference to respond to the appalling accusations.

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