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Williams has long had a temper and a penchant for truth-telling.Roy Williams is walking away — and college basketball is losing a pillar of goodness|John Feinstein|April 1, 2021|Washington Post
Given both her penchant for techy terrain and the extensive injuries she’s had to overcome in her career, Allen knows better than anyone the importance of reliable, durable trail shoes.
An only child, Bottini was an athletic tomboy with a penchant for art.Tribute to ‘give ‘em hell’ lesbian feminist pioneer Ivy Bottini|Karen Ocamb|March 2, 2021|Washington Blade
Players whose kickout passes led to their teammates making at least 100 catch-and-shoot 3-pointers, and the shooting percentage on those shots, 2019-20Morant has a penchant for giving teammates wide-open looks.How Far Can Ja Morant Take The Resurgent Memphis Grizzlies?|James L. Jackson|December 14, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
In true adventure game fashion, there are a variety of items to gather, skills to unlock, and armor sets to acquire and improve, turning the samurai with broken dou at the game’s outset into a 13th century hypebeast with a penchant for destruction.
This penchant for medical internationalism goes back to the greatest icon of the revolution, Ernesto “Che” Guevara.
The CIA has a penchant for such hilarious and sometimes depraved schemes.Bid on CIA’s Osama Action Figure, Lewinsky's Lingerie, and More at This L.A. Auction House|Asawin Suebsaeng|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Reality-show deal aside, Weeks has a penchant for talking about her poverty.Duke Porn Star Belle Knox Is Building Her Brand One Strip Club at a Time|Emily Shire|May 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Let this be a warning for rich men who have a penchant for younger women—they can be quite jealous.Alleged Murderer Shot Her Millionaire Ex and Escaped in Gold Hummer|Barbie Latza Nadeau|April 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Unlike his falsetto and his "cool dad" penchant for fedoras, this rumored affair is just so not cute.Marry, Screw, Kill: Lindsay Lohan Sex List Scandal Edition|Amy Zimmerman|March 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Of refined tastes, including a penchant for blue china, being a thriving bachelor, he was able to gratify them.
Excellent company; a frequenter of the home of Mme. de la Baudraye, where he satisfied his penchant for gaming.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
These higher flights from Tootles always moved Pansy, who had a penchant for refined romance.The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson
My landlord had a great penchant, like other Frenchmen of that day, for conversing on the subject of duelling.
Ling Chu on the contrary had a penchant for buses and seemed to enjoy them.The Daffodil Mystery|Edgar Wallace
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see have a penchant for.