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cynical
used in The Importance of Being Earnest

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Definition
someone who expects the worst — especially of people (such as expecting them to be selfish and lie)
  • For heaven's sake, don't try to be cynical.
    Act 1 — Morning-room in Algernon's flat in Half-Moon Street (37% in)
  • It's perfectly easy to be cynical.
    Act 1 — Morning-room in Algernon's flat in Half-Moon Street (37% in)

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