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use "curmudgeon" in a sentence

American Splendor is the autobiographical story of Harvey, a working-class everyman (also first-class curmudgeon) and comic book writer who chronicles the ordinary and mundane in stories both funny and touching.

"the curmudgeon") who refuse reasonable offers for the sale of their land
the night in their pleasant company! Austin announced a four day total curfew under which anyone who left their home without authorization for any reason would be subject to summary execution.

Men were detained while a curfew was often imposed.

The band played 65 songs, the setlist was cut short from 69, because of a strict curfew of midnight.

It opposed a curfew ordinance passed by the Township Council in the early 70s.

Several hundred civilians poured in from close-by localities to watch the operation despite the ‘curfew-like' conditions in the area.

Seattle mayor Paul Schell imposed a curfew and a 50-block "No-Protest Zone".

A dusk-to-dawn curfew was imposed on the community after the tornado strike.

In many parts of country there was a spontaneous and unannounced curfew for several nights before polling day.

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