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offensive or even (of persons) malicious

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exasperatingly difficult to handle or circumvent

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characterized by obscenity

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disgustingly dirty

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Previously, there was only one choice and that was scraping and gouging out old caulk, The older the sealant, the harder and nastier the job.
2009 is going to be a far, far nastier year as far as banking is concerned," Mandagolathur Raghu, senior vice president of research at Markaz, told Arabian Business .
The even nastier mum of Tegs the thug arrives in Walford and threatens Jay against testifying in court.
Perhaps we've come full circle and don't mind embracing our nastier impulses on the big screen.
We've tried a variety of remedies: numerous diaper pails; individually wrapping them in powder-scented bags; and actually dragging the nastier ones outside to the trash every time the baby needs a change.
Clearly, Gober was working with the nastier bits of contemporary American kitsch, drawing equally on Wal-Mart goods and churchyard displays.
Over three hundred of Samuel Johnson's nastier barbs and their meanings are gathered from his various writings under one cover to appeal to modern readers seeking new ways of insulting.
Most provinces are resisting the advocates of a Quebec style approach and would prefer a nastier, means-tested or welfare oriented system.
But the more she digs, the nastier the fight gets and her own life is in danger.
The endless succession of colds that results may protect you from far nastier bugs.
It is traditionally the silly season but the clamour of closed minds now assailing us has a much nastier edge.
My guess is that Ian Beale will get even nastier, especially now that Laura has taken over the cafe, but it's high time we had a new kid on the block.
And I want people to know that even the nastier parts of our personalities are beautiful.
Tyndale was hunted down in one continental city after another, brought to trial for heresy in August 1536, and executed in a nastier way than Mor e--strangled first by the hangman, and then "with fire consumed.
Protestant nativists had greater license and nastier habits on this side of the Atlantic.