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insolent
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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rudely disrespectful
  • Will he bear about with him,—no odious grin of feigned benignity, insolent in its pretence, and loathsome in its falsehood,—but the tender sadness of a contrite heart, broken, at last, beneath its own weight of sin?
    Chapter 18 — Governor Pyncheon (95% in)

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