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War and Peace
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transparent
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War and Peace
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  • Helene was wearing a white dress, transparent over her shoulders and bosom.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The bare twigs in the garden were hung with transparent drops which fell on the freshly fallen leaves.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And on its pages I saw a beautiful representation of a maiden in transparent garments and with a transparent body, flying up to the clouds.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And on its pages I saw a beautiful representation of a maiden in transparent garments and with a transparent body, flying up to the clouds.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The bare trees, the sand, the bricks and roofs of the houses, the green church spire, and the corners of the white house in the distance, all stood out in the transparent air in most delicate outline and with unnatural clearness.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • That evening, proud of Dolokhov's proposal, her refusal, and her explanation with Nicholas, Sonya twirled about before she left home so that the maid could hardly get her hair plaited, and she was transparently radiant with impulsive joy.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: transparent lie
as in: transparent shower door
as in: transparent decision making
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