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suave
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • —They have only themselves to blame, said Mr Dedalus suavely.
  • The suave priest, her uncle, seated in his arm-chair, would hold the page at arm’s length, read it smiling and approve of the literary form.
  • —We hope, Dixon said suavely, that it was not of the kind known to science as a PAULO POST FUTURUM.
  • I supple and suave.
  • Dixon said suavely.

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  • He plays the role of a suave James Bond type character.
  • affable, suave, moderate men...smugly convinced of their respectability

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