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He tried to expostulate in a dazed way, realizing that for once the department was working with a vengeful promptness.

The Voice on the WireEustace Hale Ball

"Well, a good hiding would do Hilary a world of good," he added in a vengeful tone.

Happy PollyoolyEdgar Jepson

We are by nature kind and generous; only vengeful when insulted, only cruel when affronted.

The TalismanSir Walter Scott

And as he watched he gave way to mutterings of a vengeful nature.

Sube CaneEdward Bellamy Partridge

In the light which fell upon him I saw that his face had assumed an angry, vengeful look, and that his gloved hands were clenched.

The Place of DragonsWilliam Le Queux

The angry girl between the twins looked like a vengeful high priestess of Trouble--and Trouble appeared.

The girl saw in him only a savage, vengeful, bloodthirsty beast; the man confronted in her an accusing angel.

The sudden disappearance of the Indian and the vengeful yell of the hidden foe told of the failure of the attempt.

He was apprehensive, too, that if he should fire his gun, the report would bring his vengeful captors upon him.

Nelsen had bitter, vengeful thoughts of Rodan being set at liberty—with himself the culprit.

The Planet StrappersRaymond Zinke Gallun

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