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dismal
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The Brothers Karamazov
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dismal
Used in
The Brothers Karamazov
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  • He could see the muddy road just below the house, and farther away, in the rain and mist, a row of poor, black, dismal huts, looking even blacker and poorer in the rain.  (not reviewed by editor)

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