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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SOI-DISANT

This, as the soi-disant Abbot was seen approaching along the path.

It is plain that the soi-disant Shakspeare was poor to the end of his days.

And accordingly he tendered a purse with some gold in it to the soi-disant captain.

Martin is a soi-disant rational Christian, if I mistake him not.

Now the folding-doors were ajar, and the soi-disant Mrs. Oldfield peeped.

Captain Dodd could prove Alfred's soi-disant illusion to be the simple truth.

"I wired to my housekeeper yesterday," explained the soi-disant Norton.

Mr. John Law, of Lauriston soi-disant, had made England too hot to hold him.

The private letters of Maret, that soi-disant friend of peace, breathe full assurance of victory.

The superintendent descended first and gave a few instructions, while the soi-disant constable was taken to the cells.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SOI-DISANT

so-called

adjectivesupposed
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