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tepid
used in David Copperfield

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Definition less heat (or enthusiasm) than might be expected
  • He quite shook hands with me — which was a violent proceeding for him, his usual course being to slide a tepid little fish-slice, an inch or two in advance of his hip, and evince the greatest discomposure when anybody grappled with it.
    Chapters 58-60 (59% in)

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