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A puny, miserable little creature like Dickenson could prate of happiness and turn a shining face to the future - Dickenson who lived upon a pittance, who depended upon the whim of his employer, and who confessed to ambitions which were surely pitiable.
And then a puny man-creature, Mulcachy himself, dared openly and brazenly to enter the cage and approach him.
But how puny and harmless they now looked beside this huge and terrific incarnation of hate, of vengeance and of death.
No puny obstacle could thwart the all-destroying, infernal flame which is eating into my exhausted breast
Upon its smooth, impenetrable surface the puny dagger-thrusts of spite and envy glance harmlessly aside.
I called to mind the theory that an innate physical deficiency is seldom without its moral counterpart, and I wondered how far this would apply to the deaf-mute at my side, who was ill-grown, wizened, and puny into the bargain.
We want more] aggressive liberalization because [I have seen] a draft and I find it too puny in terms of the changes.
Charles Atlas ran a mail order physical fitness programme guaranteed to turn Mr Puny into Mr Universe.
With only a puny 25:10:5 index to aim for in qualifying, few spread bets appeal for today's one-lap shootout in Barcelona.
2 : not very impressive or effective <My boss gave me a puny raise.
What sort of puny return on investment will these banks pay?
Most tomatoes--including the puny wild breed from which all others descend--have just one copy of a gone called SUN, says Esther van der Knaap of Ohio State University in Wooster.