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jaunty
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Leaves of Grass
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  • Jauntily forward they went with quick step toward Gowanus’ waters, Till of a sudden unlook’d for by defiles through the woods, gain’d at night, The British advancing, rounding in from the east, fiercely playing their guns, That brigade of the youngest was cut off and at the enemy’s mercy.

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  • She walks with a jaunty step.
  • There’s a jaunty optimism in her nature.

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