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buoyant
used in
Catch-22
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buoyant
Used in
Catch-22
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  • Yossarian laughed with buoyant scorn and shook his head.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The plane lurched upward buoyantly with the lightened load.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Captain Flume had entered his bed that night a buoyant extrovert and left it the next morning a brooding introvert, and Chief White Halfoat proudly regarded the new Captain Flume as his own creation.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'Go up, go up, go up!' he shouted frantically at McWatt, hating him venomously, but McWatt was singing buoyantly over the intercom and probably couldn't hear.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: buoyant force or market
as in: buoyant personality
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