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Treasure Island
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  • "You’ll perhaps batten down your hatches till you’re spoke to, my friend," cried Silver truculently to this speaker.

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  • My friends had assembled again, a far more somber, truculent group than before.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • His only weapons against her were silence, truculence; he cultivated an occasional brooding intensity.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King

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