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jovial
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Anna Karenina
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  • Chapter 23 The Countess Lidia Ivanovna had, as a very young and sentimental girl, been married to a wealthy man of high rank, an extremely good-natured, jovial, and extremely dissipated rake.
  • At Sergey Ivanovitch’s little pills, everyone laughed; Turovtsin in especial roared loudly and jovially, glad at last to have found something to laugh at, all he ever looked for in listening to conversation.
  • Spending the time with jovial gentlemen of Oblonsky’s type—she knew now what that meant…. it meant drinking and going somewhere after drinking.

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  • She walked in with a jovial smile.
  • She is a jovial old woman.

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