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plaintive
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • "But must we really see Chicago in order to be educated?" asked Mr. Erskine, plaintively.

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  • She asked in a plaintive voice.
  • "I don’t want no trouble," he said plaintively.
    John Steinbeck  --  Of Mice and Men

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