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demure
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The Awakening
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  • Farther down, before one of the cottages, a lady in black was walking demurely up and down, telling her beads.
  • Again, another reminded her of children at play, and still another of nothing on earth but a demure lady stroking a cat.

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  • the shy, demure, innocent type
  • The fire in her eyes belied an otherwise demure countenance.

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