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Definitionunrestrained by convention or propriety
- At any moment, by an effort of his will, he could discern substances through their misty lack of substance, and convince himself that they were not solid in their nature, like yonder table of carved oak, or that big, square, leather-bound and brazen-clasped volume of divinity.Chapter 11 -- The Interior of a Heart (91% in)
- "She hath good skill at her needle, that's certain," remarked one of her female spectators; "but did ever a woman, before this brazen hussy, contrive such a way of showing it?Chapter 2 -- The Market Place (49% in)
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