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You idle young blackguards, you pestilent oafs, you fools of the first water, write them out.SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
You pestilent young jackanapes, do you suppose I haven't noticed your idleness?SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
He was accused of being "a pestilent fellow, a mover of sedition among all the Jews throughout the world."COMMENTARY ON THE EPISTLE TO THE GALATIANSMARTIN LUTHER
This man Luther is also accused of being a pestilent fellow who troubles the papacy and the Roman empire.COMMENTARY ON THE EPISTLE TO THE GALATIANSMARTIN LUTHER
Mediocrity had only seen the gawky stripling, with his moonstruck air, and pestilent habit of trying some new crotchet.HEROES OF THE TELEGRAPHJ. MUNRO
He's just a basketful of festering, pestilent corruption, provided for the support and entertainment of microbes.MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
It is in Venice, therefore, and in Venice only that effectual blows can be struck at this pestilent art of the Renaissance.THE STONES OF VENICE, VOLUME I (OF 3)JOHN RUSKIN
So they went inland, faring badly as they staggered up and down this pestilent country.HOW SHAKSPERE CAME TO WRITE THE TEMPESTRUDYARD KIPLING
The pestilent sirocco was blowing a hurricane, and the rain was falling with almost tropical violence.BYRONRICHARD EDGCUMBE
There escaped from Eustacia one of those shivering sighs which used to shake her like a pestilent blast.RETURN OF THE NATIVETHOMAS HARDY

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