’A speaker, if the gentleman likes it better,’ said Mr. E. W. B. Childers, superciliously throwing the interpretation over his shoulder, and accompanying it with a shake of his long hair — which all shook at once.
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Her mother eyed my clothes with a supercilious air.
She liked me better from that time on, and she never took a supercilious air with me again.