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abominable
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Treasure Island
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  • And altogether I paid pretty dear for my monthly fourpenny piece, in the shape of these abominable fancies.
  • Imagine the abominable age we live in!
  • You may imagine how I felt when I heard this abominable old rogue addressing another in the very same words of flattery as he had used to myself.
  • The pitch was bubbling in the seams; the nasty stench of the place turned me sick; if ever a man smelt fever and dysentery, it was in that abominable anchorage.

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  • Said they ought to ban Fanny Crosby by church law and that Rock of Ages was an abomination unto the Lord.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • Izzy’s bobbing next to me, wrapped in so many layers she looks like the abominable snowman.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall

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