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War and Peace
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  • I am very amiable and have a caustic wit," continued Prince Andrew, "and at Anna Pavlovna’s they listen to me.
  • Seeing him, Kutuzov’s malevolent and caustic expression softened, as if admitting that what was being done was not his adjutant’s fault, and still not answering the Austrian adjutant, he addressed Bolkonski.
  • The latter in Pierre’s presence had ceased to be caustic, and his face expressed perplexity as to what Julie’s smile might mean.

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  • Don’t get it on your skin. It’s caustic.
  • She has a caustic sense of humor.

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