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resourceful
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The Great Gatsby
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  • He was balancing himself on the dashboard of his car with that resourcefulness of movement that is so peculiarly American — that comes, I suppose, with the absence of lifting work or rigid sitting in youth and, even more, 76 with the formless grace of our nervous, sporadic games.

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  • Ask Joan to handle it. She’s resourceful.
  • "And lastly, O my resourceful son," said the Tisroc, "you have made clear how all this might give you the barbarian woman, but not how it helps me to the over-throwing of Narnia."
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Horse and His Boy

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