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qualms
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • The Scandalous Scene Miuesov, as a man of breeding and delicacy, could not but feel some inward qualms, when he reached the Father Superior’s with Ivan: he felt ashamed of having lost his temper.
  • It is impossible to picture to oneself the shame and moral degradation to which the jealous man can descend without a qualm of conscience.

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  • She has no qualms about doing whatever it takes to win.
  • Despite qualms about discussing her friends, she agreed to cooperate with the investigation.

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