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elaborate
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The Grapes of Wrath
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  • She led him away with elaborate caution,
  • " Casy suggested elaborately, "Maybe Tom’ll kill the fatted calf like for the prodigal in Scripture.
  • She dropped her weapon on the ground, and Tom, with elaborate care, picked it up and put it back in the car.
  • And they made elaborate acquaintanceship gestures.
  • The children moved closer with elaborate circuitousness, edging inward in long curves.
  • "Here," she said with elaborate kindness.

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  • Please elaborate on the reasons you think this is the best plan.
  • As we talked, she elaborated on her idea

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