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contempt
used in Oryx and Crake

6 uses
  • He could imagine Crake's amused contempt, and the disappointment of Oryx: But Jimmy!
    p. 344.8
  • She'd been so contemptuous of him.
    p. 91.4
  • This was the laugh he feared most from her, because it disguised amused contempt.
    p. 119.8
  • It was the picture of the look she'd given him, the direct, contemptuous, knowing look that had dealt him such a blow when he was — what?
    p. 215.6
  • But the others have already begun moving away, so the boar thinks better of it and follows them, marking its contempt and defiance by dropping a pile of dung as it goes.
    p. 235.4
  • But the look was the same: the same blend of innocence and contempt and understanding.
    p. 255.9

There are no more uses of "contempt" in Oryx and Crake.

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