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buoyant
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buoyant
Used in
Bleak House
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  • With a buoyancy and hopefulness and a gaiety that hardly ever flagged, Richard had a carelessness in his character that quite perplexed me, principally because he mistook it, in such a very odd way, for prudence.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Oh! I don't know!" cried Mr. Skimpole buoyantly.  (not reviewed by editor)

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