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incisive
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • "It’s Perezvon’s master, don’t worry about me," Kolya said incisively again.
  • "You must be prepared for anything," said the doctor in emphatic and incisive tones, and dropping his eyes, he was about to step out to the coach.
  • "Before you talk of a historical event like the foundation of a nationality, you must first understand what you mean by it," he admonished him in stern, incisive tones.

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  • As usual, Mary’s comments were incisive.
  • as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang

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