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  • Dominique watched him complacently, as if he presented no further problem to her.
  • Once, at a party, a smug, boorish businessman listened to Toohey’s earnest social theories for a while and said complacently: "Well, I wouldn’t know much about all that intellectual stuff.

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  • He had become complacent after years of success.
  • This team could win State if they stay hungry instead of getting too complacent.

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