I loved cruelty; am I not a bug, am I not a noxious insect?
Well, I felt a centipede biting at my heart then—a noxious insect, you understand?
Corrupt and often cruel in his lust, like some noxious insect, Fyodor Pavlovitch was sometimes, in moments of drunkenness, overcome by superstitious terror and a moral convulsion which took an almost physical form.
I must kill one noxious insect for fear it should crawl and spoil life for others….
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The electric car has no tailpipe that spews out noxious fumes.