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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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quaint
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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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  • In the course of his nightly patrols, he had long grown accustomed to the quaint effect with which the footfalls of a single person, while he is still a great way off, suddenly spring out distinct from the vast hum and clatter of the city.
  • "Rather quaint," said Utterson.
  • "It is, as you say, rather quaint," returned Guest.
  • 2) "I incline to Cain’s heresy," he used to say quaintly: "I let my brother go to the devil in his own way."

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  • We stayed in a quaint town.
  • Grandma has a quaint, old-fashioned idea of how things should work.

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