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urbane
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • —Might I ask you what you are talking about? said Stephen urbanely.
  • He had a quiet toneless voice and urbane manners and on a finger of his plump clean hand he displayed at moments a signet ring.
  • Donovan took leave of them urbanely.
  • —My dear man, said Cranly urbanely, you are incapable, do you know, absolutely incapable of thinking.

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  • James Bond is seen as urbane, witty, and intelligent.
  • He is an urbane diplomat, schooled in France and with a flawless command of six languages.

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