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Bunyan had a perfect wealth of sectarian scurrility at his command.
MYSTIC LONDON:CHARLES MAURICE DAVIES
Inasmuch as the Blaine-Cleveland campaign was essentially a campaign of scurrility, this touch was loudly applauded.
Compare his geniality with the scurrility of the smart writers.
Most of the newspapers contain nothing but scurrility and abuse.
MY MEMOIRSMARGUERITE STEINHEIL
He was, as usual, interrupted in his defence by ribaldry and scurrility from the judgment seat.
Although virulence in politics is frequent, scurrility is confined to a very few sheets.
TOWN LIFE IN AUSTRALIAR. E. N. (RICHARD) TWOPENY
His first assailant was one of Clement's own physicians, who loaded him with scurrility in a formal letter.
The contributor has already lapsed from simple fatuity into fatuity compound with scurrility.
WILLIAM BLAKEALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE
"Policemen" denounced the "scurrility" of his words, and the absurdity of his doctrines.
But what was lacking in the charge of the crown was soon made up by the abominable scurrility of the judge.
BUNYAN CHARACTERSALEXANDER WHYTE

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