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The Idiot
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  • It is true, it is an abominable business, as you say.
  • —but that would have been abominable too.
  • Pfu! what abominable stuff it looks!
  • And then—Yes, and then—this abominable prince showed his face again, and everything went topsy-turvy at once, and everyone seemed as mad as March hares.
  • He looks pale enough; and that abominable chatterbox, Evgenie Pavlovitch, monopolizes the whole of the conversation.
  • "It’s abominable dishonesty, you know!"
  • I was short and abominably dressed, and stood and stared in her face and never said a word, because I was shy, like an ass!

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  • Said they ought to ban Fanny Crosby by church law and that Rock of Ages was an abomination unto the Lord.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • Izzy’s bobbing next to me, wrapped in so many layers she looks like the abominable snowman.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall

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