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pique
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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  • He had never said as much before, and I must admit that his words gave me keen pleasure, for I had often been piqued by his indifference to my admiration and to the attempts which I had made to give publicity to his methods.
    Chapter 1 — Mr. Sherlock Holmes (22% in)

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