He was used to dealing with pique in women, and had found it the most manageable of weaknesses.
Only, you oughtn't to pique a curiosity you don't mean to satisfy.'
Do they pique themselves upon their courage, their gallantry, and their adventure?
When I quit her Majesty's service it will be neither for pique nor for love.
"Surely these gentlemen are scarcely so very anxious ...