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He did not disdain to manufacture dainty little dishes for his young mistresses.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The instant lift of Florimond's eyebrows was full of insolent, supercilious disdain.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
The tall, slender Spaniard, swarthy and of classic feature, looks about him with suppressed disdain.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
He looked at Mandleco with immense disdain, gave a pert tilt of his head and surveyed the room with a grimace of distaste.
WE'RE FRIENDS, NOWHENRY HASSE
The boy's pulses leaped toward these things even while his lips curled in disdain at the shallow decoy.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
This instinct, of which you speak with disdain, does it not often serve them much better than your wonderful faculties?
SUPERSTITION IN ALL AGES (1732)JEAN MESLIER
Cousin Giles arched the greater part of the inside, but he did not disdain to make use of some timber to strengthen his erection.
DIGBY HEATHCOTEW.H.G. KINGSTON
Madame Bastien gave her son's hand a warning pressure, as she slightly shrugged her shoulder as if to show her disdain.
THE SEVEN CARDINAL SINS: ENVY AND INDOLENCEEUGNE SUE
Had he made a move or had he reflected her disdain with a smile, his white-red wife surely would have been a widow on the spot.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
Disdain for danger, together with ferocity, was depicted on their savage countenances.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
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