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sadist
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

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Definition
someone who obtains pleasure from inflicting pain or others
  • Mademoiselle LeFarge has a particularly sadistic smile on her face when we arrive.
    Chapter 28 (54% in)
  • It's a school for sadists with good tea-serving skills.
    Chapter 7 (58% in)
  • "Didn't you have any sadistic nannies who told you these tales to keep you quiet and well behaved at night?
    Chapter 12 (50% in)

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