ill-favoredness love



from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state of being ill-favored; ugliness; deformity.


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  • Sin and corruption have made mad work in our bodies as well as in our souls; 'tis sin commonly that is the cause of all that deformity and ill-favoredness that now cleaveth to us, and that rendereth us so dishonorable at our death.

    The Riches of Bunyan Jeremiah Rev. Chaplin

  • Could one touch of such love for her come in a word of look of his, why, he might turn into her ill-favoredness, she would know nothing of it, being dead to joy.

    An Introduction to the Study of Robert Browning's Poetry Hiram Corson 1869


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