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petty
used in
Man And Superman
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petty
Used in
Man And Superman
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  • Promiscuous breeding has produced a weakness of character that is too timid to face the full stringency of a thoroughly competitive struggle for existence and too lazy and petty to organize the commonwealth co-operatively.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a petty crime
as in: don`t be petty
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