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preposterous
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David Copperfield
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  • ’Oh, my goodness, how polite we are!’ exclaimed Miss Mowcher, making a preposterous attempt to cover her large face with her morsel of a hand.
  • ’My dearest,’ I remonstrated, ’don’t talk preposterous nonsense!

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  • They can’t be seriously considering such a preposterous idea.
  • a preposterous attempt to turn back the pages of history

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