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prepossessing
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Crime and Punishment
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  • Simply as a descriptive touch, or with the idea of prepossessing me in favour of Mr. Luzhin?
  • I had not expected, brother, to find her so…. prepossessing.
  • It is true that he is forty-five years old, but he is of a fairly prepossessing appearance and might still be thought attractive by women, and he is altogether a very respectable and presentable man, only he seems a little morose and somewhat conceited.
  • She’s most prepossessing….

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  • A prepossessing appearance
  • It did not seem very prepossessing.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf

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