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buoyant
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War and Peace
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buoyant
Used in
War and Peace
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  • She turned away and was about to ask the countess again how to go to him, when light, impetuous, and seemingly buoyant steps were heard at the door.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • As soon as Natasha, sitting at the head of Prince Andrew's bed, heard of Princess Mary's arrival, she softly left his room and hastened to her with those swift steps that had sounded buoyant to Princess Mary.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: buoyant personality
as in: buoyant force or market
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