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"This is an appalling way to treat a guest," she said as they walked slowly towards home.

CaptivityM. Leonora Eyles

Much in his short life he had found hard to bear; but never anything so appalling as this!

He dropped the lady like a hot coal at the appalling word, and sat back rigid in his own corner of the cab.

The Gay AdventureRichard Bird

This was occasioned by the muzzles being pointed downwards into the ditch, which gave the report an unusual and appalling effect.

The simple selfishness of young women in these matters is appalling.

Richard VandermarckMiriam Coles Harris

What a strange and appalling history would be that of superstition!

But the appalling thing now was that Jane still made no effort to speak or move, and Lizzie was thoroughly frightened.

Of all the fearsome beasts beneath the sun The Bugbear is the most appalling one.

A Phenomenal FaunaCarolyn Wells

During these appalling preparations, the Portuguese appeared as if he really enjoyed the scene.

The PrivateersmanFrederick Marryat

She impressed upon him, as she had upon all his colleagues the appalling wickedness of shooting the citizens of Belfast.

The Red Hand of UlsterGeorge A. Birmingham

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