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invective
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Oliver Twist
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  • At this intelligence, the worthy Mrs. Corney muttered a variety of invectives against old women who couldn’t even die without purposely annoying their betters; and, muffling herself in a thick shawl which she hastily caught up, briefly requested Mr. Bumble to stay till she came back, lest anything particular should occur.

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  • Her idea of debate is to hurl completely unsupported personal invective.
  • her invective-filled tweets

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