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atrocities
used in War and Peace

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Definition
actions that are exceptionally bad or cruel
  • "You, Bolkonski, don't know," said Bilibin turning to Prince Andrew, "that all the atrocities of the French army (I nearly said of the Russian army) are nothing compared to what this man has been doing among the women!"
    Book Two — 1805 (52% in)
  • For the "great" man nothing is wrong, there is no atrocity for which a "great" man can be blamed.
    Book Fourteen — 1812 (90% in)

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