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  • They give in this manner, a high value to those who, without it, would be very undesirable. Cited from Life, Leter, and Philosophy of Ninon de L'Enclos, Robinson and Overton
  • The fellow was out of the ordinary, and in some very undesirable manner. Cited from The Empty House And Other Ghost Stories, by Algernon Blackwood
  • But more strictly military reasons made his change of purpose very undesirable. Cited from Military Reminiscences of the Civil War V2, J. Cox
  • But something or other of a very undesirable nature would certainly happen! Cited from Legacy, by James H Schmitz
  • "Because you had business, or you were tired of my very undesirable company." Cited from Helbeck of Bannisdale, Vol. II, Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • He, on the other hand, was in a very undesirable situation. Cited from With British Guns in Italy, by Hugh Dalton
  • Hence, your Committee think that it would be very undesirable for the Conference to enter upon it. Cited from International Conference ... Fixing a Prime Meridian ..., by Various
  • I regard Zora as a very undesirable person from every point of view. Cited from The Quest of the Silver Fleece, by W. E. B. Du Bois
  • What we had seen in this way was very undesirable, being little more than what might serve to minister to the comfort of the horses. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 376, February 1847, Vol. 61
  • It is not clear that a roof is absolutely necessary, but it is certain that it would be very undesirable. Cited from The Repair Of Casa Grande Ruin, Arizona, in 1891, by Cosmos Mindeleff
  • It was very undesirable to concentrate the ordinary administrative work of these departments at his own headquarters. Cited from Military Reminiscences of the Civil War V2, J. Cox
  • Undoubtedly this must have made me a very undesirable person to contend with in a fight. Cited from Tales of Aztlan, George Hartmann
  • Seizing therefore an opportunity in such manner that she could not escape him without attracting very undesirable attention, he began a talk upon the old basis. Cited from St. George and St. Michael, by G. MacDonald
  • Nearly all of them said they would not agree to such a struggle; that they thought it very undesirable indeed; that the effect would be bad. Cited from Autobiography of Seventy Years, Vol. 1-2, by George Hoar
  • During the following ten days the people of Buffalo had a horde of very undesirable guests within their gates. Cited from Troublous Times in Canada, by John A. Macdonald
  • Typically, his suitability in combat can fluctuate, leading him to being either extremely valuable or very undesirable to a player.
  • Indeed, their justification by scholarship is likely to lead to very undesirable and deplorable results. Cited from The Purpose of the Papacy, by John S. Vaughan
  • This may cause the denial of service, which is very undesirable in some environments, such as in safety critical systems or in health care.
  • The arena where these scenes are enacted is a very undesirable place for a mere spectator. Cited from The Life and Adventures of Kit Carson, by De Witt C. Peters
  • Now the shrewd Morgan saw that his present business was likely to become a very undesirable one, and he accordingly determined to give it up. Cited from Buccaneers and Pirates of Our Coasts, by Frank Richard Stockton
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