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conspicuous
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War and Peace
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  • She was sitting in a conspicuous place and talking to him like a grown-up lady.
  • It was growing dark and the glow of two conflagrations was the more conspicuous.
  • With the child in his arms his figure was now more conspicuous than before, and a group of Russians, both men and women, gathered about him.
  • Of a fourth opinion the most conspicuous representative was the Tsarevich, who could not forget his disillusionment at Austerlitz, where he had ridden out at the head of the Guards, in his casque and cavalry uniform as to a review, expecting to crush the French gallantly; but unexpectedly finding himself in the front line had narrowly escaped amid the general confusion.

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  • She tried not to look conspicuous as she slipped into class after the tardy bell.
  • She is the most conspicuous person on the President’s cabinet. She is constantly interviewed on television.

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