1 With the former everything was of the antiquated and rough-hewn and ill-fitting and unsuitable and badly-adapted and inferior kind; their heads were full of nothing but discord and triviality and confusion and slovenliness of thought.
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2 What was new in them was a certain uneasiness and occasional discord, which there used not to be, and which, as Nicholas soon found out, was due to the bad state of their affairs.
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3 If there is any misunderstanding and discord between you and Mary, I can't blame her for it at all.
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4 To return to the meaning--Are machines the devil, or do they introduce a discord.
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5 But, her repetition of these words seemed to strike with some little discord on his ear.
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6 I was a discord in Gateshead Hall: I was like nobody there; I had nothing in harmony with Mrs. Reed or her children, or her chosen vassalage.
7 Then she hastily blundered into the opening bars of "Jacket of Gray" and stopped with a discord as she remembered how heartrending that selection was too.
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8 Jealousy, discord, and fury, dwell in the convent.
9 Lo, discord is ripened at thy desire into baleful war: tell them now to mix in amity and join alliance.
10 There were women in the mob near Decatur Street, garishly dressed women whose bright finery and painted faces gave a discordant note of holiday.
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11 In such emergencies, Judy would usually have turned to Lily to fuse the discordant elements; and Miss Bart, assuming that such a service was expected of her, threw herself into it with her accustomed zeal.
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12 The voices of Edna's disbanding guests jarred like a discordant note upon the quiet harmony of the night.
13 "I returned day before yesterday," he answered, while he leaned his arm on the keys, bringing forth a crash of discordant sound.
14 To show himself independent of me, he would start and stagger through with his hymn in the most discordant manner.
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15 There is no longer the measured quiet sound of throbbing activity, like the sound of boiling water, but diverse discordant sounds of disorder.
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