1 The County had been devoid of any entertainment or social life ever since the Troop had gone away to war.
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2 Scarlett thought of Will, lank, unimpressive, mild, eternally chewing a straw, his whole appearance deceptively devoid of energy, like that of most Crackers.
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3 Before that time, she knew, a hundred generations of Carols will aspire and go down in tragedy devoid of palls and solemn chanting, the humdrum inevitable tragedy of struggle against inertia.
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4 They jeered and sounded mournful notes without promise, devoid even of hope.
5 She herself was almost devoid of coquetry.
6 And being devoid of ambition, and striving not toward accomplishment, she drew satisfaction from the work in itself.
7 The law regards him, in every respect, as devoid of rights as a bale of merchandise.
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8 Miss Baker and I exchanged a short glance consciously devoid of meaning.
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9 It was his genuine impulse to adore the truth, and to reckon all things shadow-like, and utterly devoid of weight or value, that had not its divine essence as the life within their life.
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10 The rugged eloquence with which he spoke, was not devoid of all effect.
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11 Although what Metrov was saying was by now utterly devoid of interest for him, he yet experienced a certain satisfaction in listening to him.
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12 other people were always something of a wonder to her, and when her sympathy was awakened she was quite devoid of class feeling.
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13 The case has, in some respects, been not entirely devoid of interest.
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14 The face which she turned towards us was of the strangest livid tint, and the features were absolutely devoid of any expression.
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15 The case is not entirely devoid of interest.
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