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Gone with the Wind
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  • But Georgia, by its stubborn resistance, had so far escaped this final degradation.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It was the final degradation for her to think of Ashley reduced to the state of these other soldiers.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Instead of being ashamed at having his degrading occupation thrown in his face, he seemed pleased and laughed uproariously, slapping Hugh on the back.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And no matter which side they took, the relatives heartily deplored the fact that India had taken it upon herself to wash the family dirty linen so publicly and involve Ashley in so degrading a scandal.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: her comments were degrading
as in: degraded the quality
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