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  • The old fables of mankind are, indeed, unfathomably wise; but we must not have them expurgated in the interests of Mr. Vanderbilt.†   (source)
  • ] I'm sure the programme will be delightful, after a few expurgations.†   (source)
  • In vain might Odette expurgate her confession of all its essential part, there would remain in the accessories something which Swann had never yet imagined, which crushed him anew, and was to enable him to alter the terms of the problem of his jealousy.†   (source)
  • [8] The Unexpurgated Case Against Woman Suffrage; London, 1913, p. 9.†   (source)
    standard prefix: The prefix "un-" in unexpurgated means not and reverses the meaning of expurgated. This is the same pattern you see in words like unhappy, unknown, and unlucky.
  • Dick was paying some tribute to things unforgotten, unshriven, unexpurgated.†   (source)
  • Indoor: discussion in tepid security of unsolved historical and criminal problems: lecture of unexpurgated exotic erotic masterpieces: house carpentry with toolbox containing hammer, awl nails, screws, tintacks, gimlet, tweezers, bullnose plane and turnscrew.†   (source)
  • …banner Japanese screen and cuspidors (club style, rich winecoloured leather, gloss renewable with a minimum of labour by use of linseed oil and vinegar) and pyramidically prismatic central chandelier lustre, bentwood perch with fingertame parrot (expurgated language), embossed mural paper at 10/— per dozen with transverse swags of carmine floral design and top crown frieze, staircase, three continuous flights at successive right angles, of varnished cleargrained oak, treads and risers,…†   (source)
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