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atrocious
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David Copperfield
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  • It lay heavier on my breast than if I had been a most atrocious criminal, I dare say.
  • Villainy is the matter; baseness is the matter; deception, fraud, conspiracy, are the matter; and the name of the whole atrocious mass is — HEEP!’
  • I bound myself by the required promise, in a most impassioned manner; called upon Traddles to witness it; and denounced myself as the most atrocious of characters if I ever swerved from it in the least degree.

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  • She was alarmed by his atrocious behavior.
  • Murder is an atrocious crime.

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