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recoil
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Man And Superman
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  • [He throws the book into the waste paper basket with such vehemence that Tanner recoils under the impression that it is being thrown at his head].
  • [Tanner and Octavius recoil, Octavius rather hurt, Tanner consoled by the solution of the money difficulty.

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  • a low-recoil rifle
  • Most Americans recoil at the thought of government using torture.

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