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259) The sentence reflects the seriousness, and thus the atrociousness of the crime.
Oh what atrociousness, it grew into bigger and bigger, higher and higher," she said.
The other translations do their best to use terms like "discipline" (RSV, NEB) or "train" (JB) to dilute their atrociousness.
Hoshijima's lawyers criticized the prosecution's method, saying it emphasized the atrociousness of the crime.
Through narrative accounts of the prospective enemy's atrociousness, the president draws a sharp moral contrast between America's humanity and the other's savagery.
It's not the atrociousness of the crime, notes Dow.