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vulgarity
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Crime and Punishment
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  • The vulgarity!
  • "Don’t refer to those vulgar tales, I beg," said Svidrigailov with disgust and annoyance.
  • "I am not particularly interested in anyone’s opinion," Svidrigailov answered, dryly and even with a shade of haughtiness, "and therefore why not be vulgar at times when vulgarity is such a convenient cloak for our climate…. and especially if one has a natural propensity that way," he added, laughing again.
  • "I am not particularly interested in anyone’s opinion," Svidrigailov answered, dryly and even with a shade of haughtiness, "and therefore why not be vulgar at times when vulgarity is such a convenient cloak for our climate…. and especially if one has a natural propensity that way," he added, laughing again.
  • "I can have no other opinion of your daughter’s future husband," Razumihin answered firmly and with warmth, "and I don’t say it simply from vulgar politeness, but because…. simply because Avdotya Romanovna has of her own free will deigned to accept this man.

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  • Her vulgarity was a turnoff.
  • As if I’d ever given her grounds to believe I’d stoop to such vulgarity!
    Anton Chekhov  --  The Cherry Orchard

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