despicable

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  • I know nothing more despicable than your school education and your school-education standards. Cited from Look Back on Happiness, by Knut Hamsun
  • They do despicable things that will make it impossible to ever make things right again.
  • Upon such despicable terms as these, think you that I could bear to live? Cited from Clarissa Harlowe, Volume 9 (of 9), by Samuel Richardson
  • His critics later called this despicable, while others said it had been a common practice.
  • As you go through life look for the fine things -- not for the despicable. Cited from The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him, by Ford
  • The public believed me the most despicable member of my race. Cited from A Mind That Found Itself, by Clifford Whittingham Beers
  • All that had so long engaged my attention suddenly grew despicable. Cited from Frankenstein, by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
  • The despicable enemy had moved his camp, to pitch it under his very walls! Cited from What's Mine's Mine V3, by George MacDonald
  • For him sleep was either out of reach or despicable, perhaps both. Cited from King--of the Khyber Rifles, Talbot Mundy
  • It was long enough coming, and it was a despicable hand that brought them into the light. Cited from Castilian Days, by John Hay
  • He not only knew that she thought him wholly despicable, but agreed with her. Cited from Tommy and Grizel, by J.M. Barrie
  • Though driven from his kingdom, he said he would join him with no despicable force of foot and horse. Cited from The History of Rome; Vol III, Books 27 to 36, by Titus Livius
  • Their force is really despicable when compared to the army here. Cited from Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Volume 2, Matthew L. Davis
  • I am rather despicable, you know; it's part of my business to be so. Cited from New Grub Street, by George Gissing
  • It is just despicable and I ask whose side are they on?
  • How despicable appeared all the good things of the earth! Cited from Abbe Mouret's Transgression, by Emile Zola
  • Let me state, once and for all, that your conduct is despicable. Cited from Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3, Collected by Francis J. Reynolds
  • He did not see anything despicable in the opinion then expressed. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 1, No. 5, March, 1858, by Various
  • He is a man whom no one could despise, for he has nothing despicable about him. Cited from My Brilliant Career, by Miles Franklin
  • In all our history there is no more despicable character. Cited from The Winning of the West, Volume Three, by Theodore Roosevelt
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