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flaunt
used in David Copperfield

2 uses
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Definition the act of showing off (displaying something ostentatiously)
  • She was lightly dressed; looked bold, and haggard, and flaunting, and poor; but seemed, for the time, to have given all that to the wind which was blowing, and to have nothing in her mind but going after them.
    Chapters 22-24 (15% in)
  • 'I have come to see,' she said, 'James Steerforth's fancy; the girl who ran away with him, and is the town-talk of the commonest people of her native place; the bold, flaunting, practised companion of persons like James Steerforth.
    Chapters 49-51 (43% in)

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