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doctrinaire
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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stubbornly insistent on theory without regard for practicality or suitability
  • Standing well at court, whether the king regnant was of the older or younger branch, whether the government was doctrinaire liberal, or conservative; looked upon by all as a man of talent, since those who have never experienced a political check are generally so regarded; hated by many, but warmly supported by others, without being really liked by anybody, M. de Villefort held a high position in the magistracy, and maintained his eminence like a Harlay or a Mole.
    Chapters 47-48 (54% in)

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