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This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

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(noun) a fancy word for boxer

Highlighted phrases

pugilistic
pugilism



Buchanan's style was more pugilistic than most of the Republican mainstream was willing to risk

—p.56 Chapter Four: Conservative culture wars from Buchanan to Yiannopoulos (54) by Angela Nagle
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4 years, 9 months ago


rather than fall into easy pugilism

—p.129 A Reply to the Editors (129) by James Wood
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2 years, 7 months ago


this pugilistic confidence is surely misplaced

never really knew what this word meant even though I've definitely seen it before

—p.82 Edmund Wilson (64) by James Wood
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4 years, 9 months ago

His nicely pugilistic essay on Tolstoy's hatred of King Lear

—p.208 George Orwell's Very English Revolution (204) by James Wood
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4 years, 9 months ago