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disdain
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • "Very well—you keep it, Coggan," said Gabriel with disdain
  • "You have made an admission NOW, Mr. Oak," she exclaimed, with even more hauteur, and rocking her head disdainfully.
  • "How sweet to be able to disdain, when most of us are glad to say, ’Thank you!’

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  • She tries to be polite, but cannot hide her disdain for authority.
  • She has nothing but disdain for the notion that common people can regulate their own lives better than she can.

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