Scoundrel sentence examples

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  • The scoundrel is again at our heels!

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  • "He was a thief and a scoundrel," Harold added.

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  • "Mr. O'Connor is a scoundrel," Dean replied.

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  • And he's a scoundrel, a wretch-- that's a fact!

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  • This man, Vereshchagin, is the scoundrel by whose doing Moscow is perishing.

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  • And the scoundrel Rostopchin was punished by an order to burn down his houses.

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  • "You're a scoundrel and a blackguard, and I don't know what deprives me from the pleasure of smashing your head with this!" said Pierre, expressing himself so artificially because he was talking French.

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  • There now, you turned Metivier out by the scruff of his neck because he is a Frenchman and a scoundrel, but our ladies crawl after him on their knees.

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  • He found some scoundrel of a painter...

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  • "And what has become of that scoundrel?" he asked Denisov.

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  • Does he think me a scoundrel, or an old fool who, without any reason, keeps his own daughter at a distance and attaches this Frenchwoman to himself?

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  • Then why was that scoundrel admitted?

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  • He owed the scoundrel nothing.

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  • "Scoundrel, what are you doing?" shouted the innkeeper, rushing to the cook.

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  • "Such an insolent scoundrel!" he cried, growing hot again at the mere recollection of him.

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  • "It can't be helped It happens to everyone!" said the son, with a bold, free, and easy tone, while in his soul he regarded himself as a worthless scoundrel whose whole life could not atone for his crime.

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  • The influence he gained at length aroused the anxiety of the authorities, and in May 1881 a certain Abu Saud, a notorious scoundrel, was sent to Abba Island to bring the sheikh to Khartum.

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  • ridiculous to describe the idle and courteous voluptuary as being a dark and designing scoundrel, capable of murder if it would serve his ambition.

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  • "There will be less panic and less gossip," ran the broadsheet "but I will stake my life on it that scoundrel will not enter Moscow."

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  • scoundrel called Jack who one dark night tricked the Devil into climbing an apple tree.

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  • Ascertainable fact concerning Eustace is less picturesque, but enough is known to show that he was an adventurous and unscrupulous scoundrel.

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  • He felt helpless and ineffective in dealing with this scoundrel who dared grope his wife in Dean's own house!

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  • impudent scoundrel who had taken hold of my arm came up and began to speak to the chamberlain in German.

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  • refuge of the scoundrel " .

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  • Some of us tried to catch it, thinking some scoundrel was playing a wicked trick upon us.

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  • He won't put his own neck on the line, he's a conniving little scoundrel, " Redfern adds.

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  • But directly afterward the impudent scoundrel who had taken hold of my arm came up and began to speak to the chamberlain in German.

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  • On 1st March, Gonzalez resigned describing Sprague as " an unconscionable scoundrel " Rudd retired from Congress in January, 1987.

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  • I drew myself up, and looking at him scornfully said, " You insolent scoundrel!

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  • Guy became internationally renowned after penning the smash hit Angels for pop scoundrel Robbie Williams in 1997.

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  • unconscionable scoundrel " Rudd retired from Congress in January, 1987.

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  • The eldest son Giacomo was a riotous, dishonest young scoundrel, who cheated his own father and even attempted to murder him (1595).

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  • Theodahad, notwithstanding a varnish of literary culture, was a coward and a scoundrel.

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  • It's a shame for a soldier to steal; a soldier must be honest, honorable, and brave, but if he robs his fellows there is no honor in him, he's a scoundrel.

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  • He said it was " the last refuge of the scoundrel ".

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  • Another tale tells of a scoundrel called Jack who one dark night tricked the Devil into climbing an apple tree.

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  • He wo n't put his own neck on the line, he 's a conniving little scoundrel, Redfern adds.

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  • I drew myself up, and looking at him scornfully said, You insolent scoundrel !

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  • Disgrace the whole regiment because of one scoundrel?

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