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grotesque
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Oliver Twist
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  • Her body was bent by age; her limbs trembled with palsy; her face, distorted into a mumbling leer, resembled more the grotesque shaping of some wild pencil, than the work of Nature’s hand.
  • Bolter’s humble servant,’ said Fagin, bowing with grotesque politeness.

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  • The disease causes grotesque deformity.
  • It is the result of a grotesque system that distorts good intentions into evil actions.

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