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ogre
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The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • "Has the Corsican ogre broken loose?" cried a third.
  • The Corsican Ogre.
  • "Ah, ha," cried Danglars, "this fellow is more like an ogre than anything else; however, I am rather too old and tough to be very good eating!"
  • We see that Danglars was collected enough to jest; at the same time, as though to disprove the ogreish propensities, the man took some black bread, cheese, and onions from his wallet, which he began devouring voraciously.
  • "Say this to him: ’Sire, you are deceived as to the feeling in France, as to the opinions of the towns, and the prejudices of the army; he whom in Paris you call the Corsican ogre, who at Nevers is styled the usurper, is already saluted as Bonaparte at Lyons, and emperor at Grenoble.

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  • Shrek, the lovable green ogre.
  • One day, a giant ogre attacked the village.

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