vindictive

All Adjective Noun
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  • If so, why did she not speak before, and why is she so vindictive? Cited from The Silent House, by Fergus Hume
  • Towards those, however, whom he did not love he could be vindictive. Cited from Sir Walter Scott, by Richard H. Hutton
  • They can do no more, and I wish you could get over this vindictive feeling. Cited from Jacob Faithful, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • My husband came in about four in the afternoon, looking so vindictive that my heart stood still. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, January 1873, Vol. 11, Nol. 22, by Various
  • I know you too well to believe you're half as vindictive as you try to make out. Cited from The Aeroplane Boys on the Wing, by John Luther Langworthy
  • However this may be, we are in no case a vindictive people. Cited from Before the War, by Viscount Richard Burton Haldane
  • He had never, from the first moment to the last, been vindictive. Cited from The Cathedral, by Hugh Walpole
  • He spoke of his opinion that any post-war treaty should be a just one and not a vindictive one.
  • It seemed to her that she must do something vindictive. Cited from By the Light of the Soul, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • The vindictive force of the woman seemed to beat her down. Cited from Greatheart, by Ethel M. Dell
  • I was not then to learn how to be vindictive: I had always been so. Cited from Guy Rivers: A Tale of Georgia, by William Gilmore Simms
  • She looked at her sister-in-law and saw her face set in vindictive firmness. Cited from L'Assommoir, by Emile Zola
  • She'd loved the record originally, but then turned right around and wrote the most vindictive piece about me.
  • I never found him malicious or vindictive, even against those who had tried to bring him down.
  • "Do you think he will be vindictive, after all?" he said. Cited from Quaint Courtships, by Howells & Alden, Editors
  • At length these vindictive cases became so numerous and so scandalous that strong measures became necessary. Cited from To The Gold Coast for Gold, Vol. II, by Burton and Cameron
  • The song tells the story about a smart but extremely vindictive old man.
  • I misdoubt me if he can really hurt us, be he never so vindictive. Cited from The Secret Chamber at Chad, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • I went to him as your representative, without one vindictive, bitter feeling. Cited from Ernest Linwood, by Caroline Lee Hentz
  • It now remained to be seen if he was vindictive. Cited from In Luck at Last, by Walter Besant
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