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petty
used in Notes from the Underground

3 uses
  • One longed for movement in spite of everything, and I plunged all at once into dark, underground, loathsome vice of the pettiest kind.
    2.1 — Part 2 Chapter 1 (43% in)
  • You may have sincerity, but you have no modesty; out of the pettiest vanity you expose your sincerity to publicity and ignominy.
    1.11 — Part 1 Chapter 11 (30% in)
  • Even at sixteen I wondered at them morosely; even then I was struck by the pettiness of their thoughts, the stupidity of their pursuits, their games, their conversations.
    2.3 — Part 2 Chapter 3 (62% in)

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