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paragon
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Babbitt
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  • He was jarred as by nothing else when the paragon of stenographers, Miss McGoun, suddenly left him, though her reasons were excellent—she needed a rest, her sister was sick, she might not do any more work for six months.

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  • She is viewed as a paragon of integrity.
  • A tennis commentator said Agassi went from "punk to paragon."

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