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vitiate
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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to weaken or render something ineffective
  • He stirred up in the depths of his heart all his hatred, all his malevolence; and, with the cold glance of a physician who examines a patient, he recognized the fact that this malevolence was nothing but vitiated love; that love, that source of every virtue in man, turned to horrible things in the heart of a priest, and that a man constituted like himself, in making himself a priest, made himself a demon.
    2.9.1 — Vol 2 Bk 9 Chpt 1 — Delirium (11% in)

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