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Though they’re inaudible to human ears, whose range bottoms out at 20 Hz, the interval creates some fairly insidious side effects.
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Ginsburg delivered her dissent aloud from the bench, accusing her colleagues of either ignoring or failing to comprehend the “insidious” nature of pay discrimination, and called on Congress to act.
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The most insidious problem, however, is the varroa mite, appropriately named Varroa destructor.
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Indeed, air conditioning represents one of the most insidious challenges of climate change, and one of the most difficult technological problems to fix.
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Such a situation is particularly insidious because the pay gap she experiences would often go undetected.
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Play-writing is a luxury to a journalist, as insidious as golf and much more expensive in time and money.
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Each cachet contained three decigrams of malourea, the insidious drug notorious under its trade name of Veronal.
DOPESAX ROHMER
The state of affairs which has come about was uncertain in origin, insidious in growth, and has developed over a wide field.
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She believed he sought her, and she must needs fight an insidious liking for him.
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This is a thing I would despise in anybody else; but he is so jolly insidious 240 and ingratiating!
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
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WORDS RELATED TO INSIDIOUS

  • crafty
  • insidious
  • lurking
  • perfidious
  • slinking
  • sneaky
  • subtle
  • treacherous
  • venomous
  • vipery
  • virulent
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