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obnoxious
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The Fountainhead
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  • According to his principles, Ellsworth M. Toohey listed no architect by name in the text of his book—"the myth-building, hero-worshipping method of historical research has always been obnoxious to me."
  • And—oh my!—you’d allow someone more obnoxious than myself to barge in on you, just to talk about that subject.
  • Though I don’t know who could be more obnoxious to you than myself, at the moment.
  • He sat in a tapestry armchair of his drawing room, half lying, legs and stomach forward, like an obnoxious child flaunting his bad posture.

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  • an obnoxious woman was making a scene
  • Before the giggling and obnoxious comments got too loud, she pushed the button again.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory

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