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impassive
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • "Very well," she said, and gave him her hand, compressing her lips to a demure impassivity.
  • "—And so ’a lost himself quite," continued Mr. Coggan, with an impassive face, implying that a true narrative, like time and tide, must run its course and would respect no man.
  • It was an impassive King of her world.
  • Troy laid these out upon the grass, and with an impassive face set to work to plant them.

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  • He remained impassive, showing neither interest in nor concern.
  • A fleeting expression crossed the Special’s impassive face—annoyance mixed with suspicion.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  Uglies

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