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petty
used in
Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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petty
Used in
Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • It matters not whether Snape was mine or Dumbledore's, or what petty obstacles they tried to put in my path! I crushed them as I crushed your mother, Snape's supposed great love!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It was Umbridge's lie that brought the blood surging into Harry's brain and obliterated his sense of caution that the locket she had taken as a bribe from a petty criminal was being used to bolster her own pure-blood credentials.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: don`t be petty
as in: a petty crime
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