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unassuming
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  • My mother has a little property, which takes the form of a small life annuity, upon which she lives in an independent though unassuming manner in the Old Street Road.
  • As he stands at his door in Cook’s Court in his grey shop-coat and black calico sleeves, looking up at the clouds, or stands behind a desk in his dark shop with a heavy flat ruler, snipping and slicing at sheepskin in company with his two ’prentices, he is emphatically a retiring and unassuming man.
  • Then is she kind and cruel, stately and unassuming, various, beautifully wilful.

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  • She is so unassuming, it was wonderful to see kick the winning goal.
  • The company is housed in an unassuming concrete building on the edge of town.

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