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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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vindictive
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • She roused up, now, with a vindictive cast in her eye, and gave her plaited tails a shake and said she knew what SHE’D do.
  • As the great day approached, all the tyranny that was in him came to the surface; he seemed to take a vindictive pleasure in punishing the least shortcomings.

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  • punishments...essentially vindictive in their nature
  • more vindictive than jealous love

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