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- The most opprobrious epithet that a Persian can make use of, when in a passion, is to call his antagonist " a dog's uncle." - "An Old Sailor's Yarns", Nathaniel Ames.
- Oh, I was applying that opprobrious epithet-! - "The Finer Grain", Henry James.
- His numberless opponents, who began by heaping upon him every opprobrious epithet which their pens or tongues could command, ended, after more than fifty years of fruitless resistance, by opening wide their arms to him. - "Hero Tales and Legends of the Serbians", Woislav M. Petrovitch.