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They appear to live upon horseback, and are indolent, indocile, and useless out of the saddle.

When Bossuet tried to educate his indocile pupil the Dauphin, he taught him how God is above man, as man is above the brute.

On these front seats sat the gay and indocile Belgian girls.

And again, for it was all the affair of the veriest moment, the slaves rushed once more on their indocile victim.

The prince was neither timid, nor indocile, nor fretful; but his education was very much behindhand.

Indocile, he would probably still have resolution to refuse verses "reeking of Shelley, whom I detest."

The untrained and indocile youth, however, is made the subject of compulsory distribution.

They are indocile, quick-tempered, and very dangerous to handle, despite the fact that they do not always resist being disturbed.

How superior also the elevated brain of the poodle dog, when compared with that of the indocile, snarling cur!

When Arguelles was her governor, she was indocile and refractory; under the care of Olózaga she only remained three months.

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