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staid
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Bleak House
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  • But when they set out for the prison where the trooper is confined, the old lady has managed to draw about her, with her lavendercoloured dress, much of the staid calmness which is its usual accompaniment.

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  • She is from a staid, conservative family.
  • She is a staid accountant by day, but a wild partier at night.

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