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complacent
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • Gabriel uttered "a little" in a tone to show her that it was the complacent form of "a great deal."
  • "Yes," continued Joseph Poorgrass—his shyness, which was so painful as a defect, filling him with a mild complacency now that it was regarded as an interesting study.

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  • He had become complacent after years of success.
  • This team could win State if they stay hungry instead of getting too complacent.

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