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convivial
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The Great Gatsby
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  • When the "Jazz History of the World." was over, girls were putting their heads on men’s shoulders in a puppyish, convivial way, girls were swooning backward playfully into men’s arms, even into groups, knowing that some one would arrest their falls — but no one swooned backward on Gatsby, and no French bob touched Gatsby’s shoulder, and no singing quartets were formed with Gatsby’s head for one link.

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  • They have convivial gatherings the second Tuesday of each month.
  • She has an affable, convivial nature.

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