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atrocities
used in Hunger Games Book #3 (Mockingjay)

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Definition
actions that are exceptionally bad or cruel
  • Or is it the look on Gale's face as he takes in the destruction on foot that makes the atrocity feel brand-new?
    Chapter 9 (28% in)
  • However, the true atrocities, the most frightening, incorporate a perverse psychological twist designed to terrify the victim.
    Chapter 22 (71% in)
  • A furious Peeta hammers Haymitch with the atrocity he could become party to, but I can feel Haymitch watching me.
    Chapter 26 (89% in)

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