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foible
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War and Peace
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  • "Give me time to collect my wits, Father," said he, with a smile that showed that his father’s foibles did not prevent his son from loving and honoring him.

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  • She didn’t know all my foibles and shortcomings.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • I would read the inscriptions on walls, and carved into floors, a special foible of rich Anglicans who thought they’d get more points with God by being engraved.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye

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