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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • I believe it, since you say so, but confound you, and your brother Ivan with you.
  • Confound this dinner!
  • "Unfortunately I feel myself compelled to go to this confounded dinner," said Miuesov with the same irritability, regardless of the fact that the monk was listening.
  • Confound it, I have some honor!
  • Confound you, speak more plainly.
  • How can you be so sure you are going to have a fit, confound you?
  • And let not the sin of men confound you in your doings.
  • Confound his sorrow!
  • Confound him!
  • Confound it!
  • Confound it!
  • Alyosha stood speechless and confounded; he had never expected what he was seeing.
  • Confound my temper!
  • ůspeakers that "this is not held everywhere alike," and that the incorruptibility of the bodies of the just was not a dogma of the Orthodox Church, but only an opinion, and that even in the most Orthodox regions, at Athos for instance, they were not greatly confounded by the smell of corruption, and there the chief sign of the glorification of the saved was not bodily incorruptibility, but the color of the bones when the bodies have lain many years in the earth and have decayed in it.
  • The Father Superior bowed his head at his malicious lie, and again spoke impressively: "It is written again, ’Bear circumspectly and gladly dishonor that cometh upon thee by no act of thine own, be not confounded and hate not him who hath dishonored thee.’

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  • She confounded her critics.
  • She confounded their attempts to get a "yes" vote.

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