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vindictive
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War and Peace
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  • His face quivered and immediately assumed a vindictive expression.
  • And giving her no further reply, he began thinking of the glad vindictive moment when he would meet Kuragin who he knew was now in the army.
  • Natasha cried, and her eyes glittered coldly and vindictively.
  • "Vereshchagin is a renegade and a traitor who will be punished as he deserves," said he with the vindictive heat with which people speak when recalling an insult.
  • Bogdanich is vindictive and you’ll pay for your obstinacy," said Kirsten.

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  • punishments...essentially vindictive in their nature
  • more vindictive than jealous love

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