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The Magician's Nephew
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  • as evil as the Deplorable Word
  • She even knew that I had the secret of the Deplorable Word.
  • CHAPTER FIVE THE DEPLORABLE WORD THE children were facing one another across the pillar where the bell hung, still trembling, though it no longer gave out any note.
  • Then I spoke the Deplorable Word.
  • "Was it the Deplorable Word that made the sun like that?" asked Digory.

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  • We deplore the government’s treatment of political prisoners.
  • I deplore this hostile action

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