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Jesuit
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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a member of the Society of Jesus (known for their schools and missionary work)
  • He must have been with the Jesuits, somewhere, Ivan.
    Book 3 — The Sensualists (56% in)
  • Oh, you stinking Jesuit, who taught you?
    Book 3 — The Sensualists (56% in)
  • What do you say to that, my fine Jesuit?
    Book 3 — The Sensualists (56% in)
  • "Get along with you, Jesuits!" he cried to the servants.
    Book 3 — The Sensualists (59% in)
  • _ He's a Jesuit, a Russian one, that is.
    Book 3 — The Sensualists (63% in)
  • That's how they speak and write too—the Jesuits, at any rate.
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (55% in)
  • That's Rome, and not even the whole of Rome, it's false—those are the worst of the Catholics, the Inquisitors, the Jesuits!
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (70% in)
  • We know the Jesuits, they are spoken ill of, but surely they are not what you describe?
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (70% in)
  • I ask you why your Jesuits and Inquisitors have united simply for vile material gain?
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (71% in)
  • More than that, one such standing at the head is enough to create the actual leading idea of the Roman Church with all its armies and Jesuits, its highest idea.
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (72% in)
  • Surely you don't suppose I am going straight off to the Jesuits, to join the men who are correcting His work?
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (73% in)
  • As an afflicted marquis observed not long ago (he must have been treated by a specialist) in confession to his spiritual father—a Jesuit.
    Book 11 — Ivan (90% in)
  • But I swear that's the genuine Jesuit casuistry and I swear that it all happened word for word as I've told you.
    Book 11 — Ivan (90% in)
  • Those Jesuit confessionals are really my most delightful diversion at melancholy moments.
    Book 11 — Ivan (90% in)
  • That's how the Jesuits talk, isn't it?
    Epilogue (38% in)

There are no more uses of "Jesuit" in The Brothers Karamazov.

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