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callous
used in Black Like Me

3 uses
  • The lynching and the callous decision of the Pearl River County Grand Jury were surely on all their minds.
  • He does not become calloused to these things—the polite rebuffs when he seeks better employment; hearing himself referred to as nigger, coon, jigaboo; having to bypass available rest-room facilities or eating facilities to find one specified for him.
  • To live in a world where men do not love, where they cheat and are callous, is to sink into a preoccupation with death, and to see the futility of anything except virtue.

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