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noxious
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • 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.
  • noxious chemical wastes

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