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  • "Janey!" said her mother; and Miss Archer blushed and tried to look audacious.
  • To counteract the audacity of this proceeding he led her to a bamboo sofa in a less secluded part of the conservatory, and sitting down beside her broke a lily-of-the-valley from her bouquet.
  • Wandering on to the bouton d’or drawing-room (where Beaufort had had the audacity to hang "Love Victorious," the much-discussed nude of Bouguereau) Archer found Mrs. Welland and her daughter standing near the ball-room door.

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  • It was an audacious act of piracy.
  • She had the audacity to tell me I am not good enough for him.

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