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frivolous
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • For frivolity and jokes and spotted tights were an offense, when they intruded themselves upon a spirit that was exalted into the vague august realm of the romantic.
  • There is no school in all our land where the young ladies do not feel obliged to close their compositions with a sermon; and you will find that the sermon of the most frivolous and the least religious girl in the school is always the longest and the most relentlessly pious.

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  • Instead of helping, her remarks were frivolous.
  • a frivolous young man

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