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epithet
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The Idiot
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epithet
Used in
The Idiot
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  • I do not agree, in fact I am angry, when I hear you called an idiot; you are far too intelligent to deserve such an epithet; but you are so far STRANGE as to be unlike others; that you must allow, yourself.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It may be said that these outbursts and epithets, such as "wet hen" (in which the maternal solicitude usually showed itself), only made Alexandra laugh.  (not reviewed by editor)

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