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Such a view may seem anathema in rugby union. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Not only was it complete cultural anathema for them to take political action but they risked their lives in doing so. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The idea is anathema to them. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The very idea is anathema to Fiennes. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The notion of a team seems to be anathema to Chelsea. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Rather, the subject provokes such intense controversy that it periodically becomes anathema. Trauma and Recovery (1992)This may be anathema to top-flight diplomats disdainful of consular drudgery and commercialism. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Theirs is a party that requires coalition for power, and if coalition itself becomes anathema to voters the party soon will be, too. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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