diablerie

[ dee-ah-bluh-ree; French dya-bluh-ree ]SEE DEFINITION OF diablerie

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But what most of all attracted him to Capitola was her diablerie.

But the fifteenth century did a lot of diablerie in the West.

It knows how to respond to the "diablerie" of the abysses with a reciprocal gesture.

Modern tales of diablerie are not so uncommon as might be expected.

This scene of diablerie and poisoning, however, did not terminate here.

She had a look of diablerie older than the history of woman.

Diablerie is the stimulant of the jaded fancy; it is the dram-drinking of the artist.

He rather admired her the more for her diablerie—but she must be careful!

The world was speedily full of romances of his recklessness, his intrigues, his diablerie, and his munificence.

The ease, the grace, the diablerie of the poem are indescribable; its wantonness is not to be excused.

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