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vile

vile Sentence Examples

  • "Vile creature," a cool, crisp voice said.

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  • I had to leave the room because of that vile smell.

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  • He built a temple to Homer and composed a tragedy, to which his vile favourite Agathocles added a commentary.

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  • His vile mood today has made him an unpleasant person to be around.

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  • The gods of Olympus are challenged one by one, and shown to be either vile or helpless, or both at once.

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  • "Oh, vile and heartless brood!" he exclaimed, and left the room.

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  • Claire gave a hint of a nod, remaining under the archway to the parlor, as if entering might subject her to some vile disease from these common folk.

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  • While man is fallen and by nature vile, nevertheless his possibilities are so vast that in comparison the affairs of earth are insignificant.

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  • Yes; if I have a sin, a great sin, it is hatred of that vile woman! almost shrieked the princess, now quite changed.

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  • It's that protege of yours, that sweet Princess Drubetskaya, that Anna Mikhaylovna whom I would not take for a housemaid... the infamous, vile woman!

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  • The inhabitants are notorious for fanaticism and lawlessness, and Europeans are usually greeted with vile epithets.

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  • She was astonished at the vile curses that came out of his mouth.

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  • Janice gagged at the vile taste of the antibiotic pill. 

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  • "Vile woman!" shouted the princess, darting unexpectedly at Anna Mikhaylovna and snatching the portfolio from her.

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  • His vile attitude was upsetting to everyone who witnessed his behavior.

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  • Having been appointed assistant lecturer and afterwards full lecturer at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes, it was to the town of St Omer that he devoted his first lectures and his first important work, Histoire de la vile de Saint-Omer et de ses institutions jusqu'au XI V e siecle (1877).

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  • As the society increased Wesley found it needed "still greater care to separate the precious from the vile."

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  • A similar series of excellent teachings on practical wisdom and the blessings of a virtuous life, only of a severer and more uncompromising character, is contained in the Sa`adatnama; and, judging from the extreme bitterness of tone manifested in the "reproaches of kings and emirs," we should be inclined to consider it a protest against the vile aspersions poured out upon Nasir's moral and religious attitude during those persecutions which drove him at last to Yumgan.

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  • It is generally and traditionally praised, but those who have read it will be more disposed to agree with Charles Lamb, who considers it "of a vile and debasing tendency," and thinks it "almost impossible to suppose the author in earnest."

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  • The principal building of the town is a handsome hotel de vile, partly of the 15th century, with a lofty belfry.

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  • Egmont and Horn were sentenced in the hotel de vile, and passed their last night in the Maison du Roi.

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  • He falls back on the definition of an earlier canonist that if the woman eats out of the same dish with the man, and if he takes her to church, she may be presumed to be his wife; if, however, he sends her to draw water and dresses her in vile clothing, she is probably a concubine (Provinciale, ed.

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  • This was Goran Persson, born about 1530, who had been educated abroad in Lutheran principles, and after narrowly escaping hanging at the hands of Gustavus Vasa for some vile action entered the service of his son.

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  • de la vile de Caen et de ses progres (Caen, 1836); B.

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  • de la vile de Caen, ses origines (Caen, 1866); E.

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  • He had pulled through so many sharp attacks of his "vile influenza" and other lung disorders that he began to be seriously alarmed only three days before his death.

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  • (5) Aghora Panthis, a vile and disreputable class of mendicants, now rarely met with.

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  • Chaitanya's movement, being chiefly directed against the vile practices of the Saktas, then very prevalent in Bengal, was doubtless prompted by the best and purest of intentions; but his own doctrine of divine, though all too human, love was, like that of Vallabha, by no means free from corruptive tendencies, - yet, how far these tendencies have worked their way, who would say?

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  • The last lines of this, as rendered by Dr Gilbert Murray, are as follows:- "Robed in pure white, I have borne me clean From man's vile birth and coffined clay, And exiled from my lips alway Touch of all meat where life bath been."

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  • His contemporary St Bonaventura complained publicly that he himself and his fellow-friars were often compelled to hold their tongues about the evil clergy; partly because, even if one were expelled, another equally worthless would probably take his place, but "perhaps principally lest, if the people altogether lost faith in the clergy, heretics should arise and draw the people to themselves as sheep that have no shepherd, and make heretics of them, boasting that, as it were by our own testimony, the clergy were so vile that none need obey them or care for their teaching."

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  • Knox does not seem to have known beforehand of Rizzio's "slaughter," which had been intended to be a semi-judicial act; but soon after it he records that "that vile knave Davie was justly punished, for abusing of the commonwealth, and for other villainy which we list not to express."

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  • They further declared that all who affirmed that heresy existed in Bohemia were " liars, vile traitors and calumniators of Bohemia and Moravia, the worst of all heretics, full of all evil, sons of the devil."

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  • Villains, over whose fate the reader rejoices, are put down as victims of vile treason, and those who dealt with them as he would have been glad to do are subjected to horrible executions without one word of sympathy.

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  • vile arts of political intrigue.

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  • Of these latter Mandeville, the author of The Fable of the Bees, or vile.

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  • The peasants believe in charms and omens, in vampires, were-wolves, ghosts, the evil eye and vile or white-robed spirits of the earth, air, stream and mountain, with hoofs like a goat and henna-dyed nails and hair.

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  • A cow licked the hoar-frost, whence rose Bur, whose children, Odin, Vile and Ve, slew the giant Ymir.

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  • "Vile creature," a cool, crisp voice said.

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  • Claire gave a hint of a nod, remaining under the archway to the parlor, as if entering might subject her to some vile disease from these common folk.

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  • He is the faithful husband who will not give up on his wife for all her vile adultery.

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  • They're most likely thick dullards too who can't see what a vile t*sser they produced.

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  • Disadvantages of the advert: It's for one of the most vile alcoholic beverages ever fermented.

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  • Apart from the vile filth put out by the BNP it must be hard to distinguish sometimes.

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  • Burns grew furious at the tho of such a vile act.

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  • Both of them were vile examples of house plonk at its worst.

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  • repulse these vile oppressors, I once again induced myself to vomit on their favorite chair.

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  • He went to his grave under the shadow of a vile slander which was widely published about him after the battle of Bull Run.

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  • Even the capture of the undoubtedly vile Saddam Hussein has not staunched attacks on coalition troops or made the war any more popular.

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  • It didn't take the woman long to notice a vile stench in the bathroom.

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  • Make your own Scooby album of vile vampires and mysterious monsters with 60 re-usable stickers.

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  • vile in the sight of a holy, perfect God.

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  • vile stench in the bathroom.

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  • vile spammers - and authorize almost all the real ones I receive.

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  • vile filth put out by the BNP it must be hard to distinguish sometimes.

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  • vile adultery.

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  • vile sinners.

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  • What an absolutely vile idea [look of disgust] .

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  • Soon he will be revealed for the truly vile man he is.

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  • Where is she whose love never dies, however wicked, however vile I am?

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  • The complaint concerns a particularly vile column in the January 6 edition of the Sun.

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  • They are so vile they'd be more at home in an all night gasoline station than in a trendy London cafe.

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  • I could imitate you if I chose, but imitating you is too vile.

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  • Especially cold, huge tough great leaves that taste vile?

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  • Dogs go mad for garlic tho it can smell vile to us!

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  • He " consented to become yet more vile " and discovered that field preaching was blessed by God.

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  • To one accustomed to go shrouded, a dress which emphasizes the hips and bust seemed vile at first.

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  • And he ascends higher to God as he descends lower into himself and grows more vile in his own eyes.

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  • But, she was right, it did taste odd and it looked vile.

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  • With such vile xenophobia expressed against Germany, how can we expect English football fans to behave differently?

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  • As the society increased Wesley found it needed "still greater care to separate the precious from the vile."

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  • Having been appointed assistant lecturer and afterwards full lecturer at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes, it was to the town of St Omer that he devoted his first lectures and his first important work, Histoire de la vile de Saint-Omer et de ses institutions jusqu'au XI V e siecle (1877).

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  • A similar series of excellent teachings on practical wisdom and the blessings of a virtuous life, only of a severer and more uncompromising character, is contained in the Sa`adatnama; and, judging from the extreme bitterness of tone manifested in the "reproaches of kings and emirs," we should be inclined to consider it a protest against the vile aspersions poured out upon Nasir's moral and religious attitude during those persecutions which drove him at last to Yumgan.

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  • The inhabitants are notorious for fanaticism and lawlessness, and Europeans are usually greeted with vile epithets.

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  • It is generally and traditionally praised, but those who have read it will be more disposed to agree with Charles Lamb, who considers it "of a vile and debasing tendency," and thinks it "almost impossible to suppose the author in earnest."

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  • The principal building of the town is a handsome hotel de vile, partly of the 15th century, with a lofty belfry.

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  • Egmont and Horn were sentenced in the hotel de vile, and passed their last night in the Maison du Roi.

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  • He falls back on the definition of an earlier canonist that if the woman eats out of the same dish with the man, and if he takes her to church, she may be presumed to be his wife; if, however, he sends her to draw water and dresses her in vile clothing, she is probably a concubine (Provinciale, ed.

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  • This was Goran Persson, born about 1530, who had been educated abroad in Lutheran principles, and after narrowly escaping hanging at the hands of Gustavus Vasa for some vile action entered the service of his son.

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  • On the rzth of June Knollys wrote to Cecil at once the best description and the noblest panegyric extant of the queen of Scots - enlarging, with a brave man's sympathy, on her indifference to form and ceremony, her daring grace and openness of manner, her frank display of a great desire to be avenged of her enemies, her readiness to expose herself to all perils in hope of victory, her delight to hear of hardihood and courage, commending by name all her enemies of approved valour, sparing no cowardice in her friends, but above all things athirst for victory by any means at any price, so that for its sake pain and peril seemed pleasant to her, and wealth and all things, if compared with it, contemptible and vile.

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  • The gods of Olympus are challenged one by one, and shown to be either vile or helpless, or both at once.

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  • Other destructive agencies were epidemics, such especially as measles and small-pox, which swept away 30,000 Fijians in 1875; the introduction of strong drinks, including, besides vile spirits, a most pernicious concoction brewed in Tahiti from oranges; Maori Religion and Mythology, p. 26.

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  • de la vile de Caen et de ses progres (Caen, 1836); B.

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  • de la vile de Caen, ses origines (Caen, 1866); E.

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  • He had pulled through so many sharp attacks of his "vile influenza" and other lung disorders that he began to be seriously alarmed only three days before his death.

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  • While man is fallen and by nature vile, nevertheless his possibilities are so vast that in comparison the affairs of earth are insignificant.

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  • He built a temple to Homer and composed a tragedy, to which his vile favourite Agathocles added a commentary.

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  • (5) Aghora Panthis, a vile and disreputable class of mendicants, now rarely met with.

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  • Chaitanya's movement, being chiefly directed against the vile practices of the Saktas, then very prevalent in Bengal, was doubtless prompted by the best and purest of intentions; but his own doctrine of divine, though all too human, love was, like that of Vallabha, by no means free from corruptive tendencies, - yet, how far these tendencies have worked their way, who would say?

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  • The last lines of this, as rendered by Dr Gilbert Murray, are as follows:- "Robed in pure white, I have borne me clean From man's vile birth and coffined clay, And exiled from my lips alway Touch of all meat where life bath been."

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  • His contemporary St Bonaventura complained publicly that he himself and his fellow-friars were often compelled to hold their tongues about the evil clergy; partly because, even if one were expelled, another equally worthless would probably take his place, but "perhaps principally lest, if the people altogether lost faith in the clergy, heretics should arise and draw the people to themselves as sheep that have no shepherd, and make heretics of them, boasting that, as it were by our own testimony, the clergy were so vile that none need obey them or care for their teaching."

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  • Knox does not seem to have known beforehand of Rizzio's "slaughter," which had been intended to be a semi-judicial act; but soon after it he records that "that vile knave Davie was justly punished, for abusing of the commonwealth, and for other villainy which we list not to express."

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  • They further declared that all who affirmed that heresy existed in Bohemia were " liars, vile traitors and calumniators of Bohemia and Moravia, the worst of all heretics, full of all evil, sons of the devil."

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  • Villains, over whose fate the reader rejoices, are put down as victims of vile treason, and those who dealt with them as he would have been glad to do are subjected to horrible executions without one word of sympathy.

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  • vile arts of political intrigue.

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  • The peasants believe in charms and omens, in vampires, were-wolves, ghosts, the evil eye and vile or white-robed spirits of the earth, air, stream and mountain, with hoofs like a goat and henna-dyed nails and hair.

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  • Odin's brethren (in Gylfi's Mocking) are Vile and Ve, who with him slew Ymir the giant, and made all things out of the fragments of his body.

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  • A cow licked the hoar-frost, whence rose Bur, whose children, Odin, Vile and Ve, slew the giant Ymir.

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  • Tourneux, Bibliographie de la vile de Paris ..., vol.

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  • Last winter she wheedled herself in here and told the count such vile, disgraceful things about us, especially about Sophie--I can't repeat them--that it made the count quite ill and he would not see us for a whole fortnight.

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  • As it is we have played at war--that's what's vile!

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  • In Romans 1, it says that God has given them up to uncleanness, to vile affections, and to a reprobate mind.

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  • In an attempt to disgust and repulse these vile oppressors, I once again induced myself to vomit on their favorite chair.

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  • Vile Bodies was just the right combination, tho " grimness and sardonic tone " crept in.

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  • And this person is so vile, so scumbag faced of the earth that they should be thrown off into space?

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  • He went to his grave under the shadow of a vile slander which was widely published about him after the battle of Bull Run.

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  • Even the capture of the undoubtedly vile Saddam Hussein has not staunched attacks on coalition troops or made the war any more popular.

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  • It did n't take the woman long to notice a vile stench in the bathroom.

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  • Make your own Scooby album of vile vampires and mysterious monsters with 60 re-usable stickers.

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  • For the dirt of sin is vile in the sight of a holy, perfect God.

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  • I love to receive comments from people - but not from vile spammers - and authorize almost all the real ones I receive.

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  • But then, Paul writes that this same offended God has grace for vile sinners.

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  • What an absolutely vile idea [look of disgust ].

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  • Soon he will be revealed for the truly vile man he is.

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  • Where is she whose love never dies, however wicked, however vile I am?

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  • The complaint concerns a particularly vile column in the January 6 edition of the Sun.

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  • They are so vile they 'd be more at home in an all night gasoline station than in a trendy London cafe.

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  • I could imitate you if I chose, but imitating you is too vile.

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  • Especially cold, huge tough great leaves that taste vile?

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  • Dogs go mad for garlic tho it can smell vile to us !

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  • He " consented to become yet more vile " and discovered that field preaching was blessed by God.

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  • To one accustomed to go shrouded, a dress which emphasizes the hips and bust seemed vile at first.

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  • And he ascends higher to God as he descends lower into himself and grows more vile in his own eyes.

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  • But, she was right, it did taste odd and it looked vile.

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  • With such vile xenophobia expressed against Germany, how can we expect English football fans to behave differently?

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  • Janice gagged at the vile taste of the antibiotic pill. 

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  • His vile attitude was upsetting to everyone who witnessed his behavior.

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  • Western dragons were meant to be slain; one of the most famous dragon stories out of Europe is that of St. George slaying a dragon and saving the citizens from the vile creature.

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  • Fear Factor was never more real to contestants and viewers than during tasks that challenged participants to eat something truly vile.

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  • Odin's brethren (in Gylfi's Mocking) are Vile and Ve, who with him slew Ymir the giant, and made all things out of the fragments of his body.

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  • Of these latter Mandeville, the author of The Fable of the Bees, or vile.

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