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odious
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Emma
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  • It was some days before she saw Jane Fairfax, to judge of her honest regret in this woeful change; but when they did meet, her composure was odious.
  • They must not do less than others, or she should be exposed to odious suspicions, and imagined capable of pitiful resentment.
  • —These delays and disappointments are quite odious.

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  • Though they think the country’s government is odious, they’re unwilling to help topple it for fear of the consequences.
  • The sight of me is odious in their eyes;
    Shakespeare, William  --  King Henry VI, Part 2

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