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deport
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

4 uses
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Definition
behave in a certain manner
  • Mr Denis J Maginni, professor of dancing &c, in silk hat, slate frockcoat with silk facings, white kerchief tie, tight lavender trousers, canary gloves and pointed patent boots, walking with grave deportment most respectfully took the curbstone as he passed lady Maxwell at the corner of Dignam's court.
    Episode 10 -- Wandering Rocks (5% in)
  • On O'Connell bridge many persons observed the grave deportment and gay apparel of Mr Denis J Maginni, professor of dancing &c.
    Episode 10 -- Wandering Rocks (45% in)
  • Gerty stifled a smothered exclamation and gave a nervous cough and Edy asked what and she was just going to tell her to catch it while it was flying but she was ever ladylike in her deportment so she simply passed it off with consummate tact by saying that that was the benediction because just then the bell rang out from the steeple over the quiet seashore because Canon O'Hanlon was up on the altar with the veil that Father Conroy put round his shoulders giving the benediction with the...
    Episode 13 -- Nausicca (46% in)
  • Deportment.
    Episode 15 -- Circe (83% in)

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