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aplomb
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Ulysses
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  • …the kudos of the thing than anything else, what’s bred in the bone instilled into him in infancy at his mother’s knee in the shape of knowing what good form was came out at once because he turned round to the donor and thanked him with perfect aplomb, saying: Thank you, sir, though in a very different tone of voice from the ornament of the legal profession whose headgear Bloom also set to rights earlier in the course of the day, history repeating itself with a difference, after the…

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  • She is handling the new responsibilities with aplomb.
  • Yes, it was she talking, with her customary aplomb, breaking his heart in the drugstore.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman

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