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prone
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The Brothers Karamazov
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prone
Used in
The Brothers Karamazov
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  • So prone is the man of the world to be ashamed of any righteous action.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Persons severely afflicted with epilepsy are, so the most skillful doctors tell us, always prone to continual and morbid self-reproach.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: prone to
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