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petty
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

2 uses
  • It is a petty feeling, no doubt, but it hurts my pride.
    Adventure V — The Five Orange Pips (88% in)
  • But between ourselves, Windibank, it was as cruel and selfish and heartless a trick in a petty way as ever came before me.
    Adventure III — A Case of Identity (82% in)

There are no more uses of "petty" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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