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Dazzled by the more lavish gifts, she looked listlessly and disdainfully at bodkins, three for twopence.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
He took the ten-dollar bank note from his pocket, straightened out the wrinkles and looked at it disdainfully.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
My father stopped, looked at me disdainfully, and contented himself with saying, "I believe you are mad."
CAMILLE (LA DAME AUX CAMILIAS)ALEXANDRE DUMAS, FILS
She smiled disdainfully, and a few deep wrinkles appeared on her pallid cheeks.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
Instead they obey the clucking of the mother hen, and "tweet" disdainfully at their haughty sire.
He cast an indifferent glance at her, then began again to talk in a tender tone to the fair-haired lady, who smiled disdainfully.
While he disdainfully distributed titles and ribbons among a clamouring crowd, he refused all such things for himself.
Miss Rexhill shrugged her shoulders disdainfully, and resumed her seat.
HIDDEN GOLDWILDER ANTHONY
This time it was he who disdainfully sent her back to her dolls.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
No one seems to care about the fate of the "servant girl," as she is so often disdainfully called.

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