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malign
used in The Mill on the Floss

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speak unfavorably about
  • But to men of Mr. Deane's stamp, what goes on among the young people is as extraneous to the real business of life as what goes on among the birds and butterflies, until it can be shown to have a malign bearing on monetary affairs.
    6.8 -- Book 6 Chapter 8 -- Wakem in a New Light (99% in)

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