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tepid
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • He crouched down between the sheets, glad of their tepid glow.
  • Yes, it was her body he smelt, a wild and languid smell, the tepid limbs over which his music had flowed desirously and the secret soft linen upon which her flesh distilled odour and a dew.

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  • And that would leave Jane with her tepid tea and her bone china and these girls who could make an hour’s conversation out of nothing.
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Uprising
  • Before dialing, he found it all too easy to imagine that she’d answer with only tepid enthusiasm.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride

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