Removal of Evil Practices and Corrupt Customs and the Shaping of New Folk Customs After the Land Reform in the Countryside
an inveterate dislike of foreign customs
Resolutions have been passed prohibiting the wasteful customs associated with New Year calls and gifts.
an ugly evil-looking old woman.
By tradition, people play practical jokes on 1 April.
I went them to do away with this feudal custom.
A woman regarded as ugly or terrifying.
Treweek is a man: hateful, ugly, dirty.
Suddenly a bad and ugly fairy came.
insalubrious alleys and slums
Yet I entertain'd such an abhorrence of the savage wretches, that I have been speaking of, and of the wretched inhuman custom of their devouring and eating one another up,
Everyone is tired of their blatant effronteries.
And the vulgar villas of the idle rich
I'm disgusted with his rude manner.
a hideous crime, face, noise, creature
邪恶的罪行、 丑陋的面孔、 吓人的声音、 可怕的怪物
The whole effect was hideous, petty, lugubrious, and narrow.
"He who says to a king, You are an evil-doer; and to rulers, You are sinners;"
A Comment on Richard the Third: From the Perspective of “Body”;