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brandish
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • "What Sabaneyev is it he’s talking about?" the young man repeated, still furious and brandishing his right arm.
  • He was in a state of stupid excitement and brandished his fist at Kolya.
  • —no, he only brandished the pestle in a burst of indignant disgust, not meaning to kill him, not knowing that he would kill him.

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  • She brandished a sword.
  • She tossed her new weapon up in the air, caught it again, brandished it, and urged the horse forward.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Magician’s Nephew

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