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Sentimentality decorates and disguises all kinds of horridness and makes us feel kindly toward evil.
THE NERVOUS HOUSEWIFEABRAHAM MYERSON
But if you really think it is soapy and not just the young man's horridness, perhaps you'd better not let them eat it.
NEW TREASURE SEEKERSE. (EDITH) NESBIT
You have no right to insist that your horridness is true of me, either.
CYTHEREAJOSEPH HERGESHEIMER
I don't believe you have an idea of the horridness of what you have done—I hope you have not.
THE BENEFACTRESSELIZABETH BEAUCHAMP
With them it is the horridness of revenge, but with your army it is a still greater crime, the horridness of diversion.
"I don't see anything but dirt and horridness, Grandfather," complained Ethel Brown.
ETHEL MORTON'S ENTERPRISEMABELL S.C. SMITH
If Bechamel (detestable person) had kept his promises, instead of behaving with unspeakable horridness, all would have been well.
I was horrid to you; I know it, and I feel perfectly miserable at my horridness.
JUDE THE OBSCURETHOMAS HARDY
It's getting out of all the horridness at home that I'm so glad of.
ABINGTON ABBEYARCHIBALD MARSHALL

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