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suave
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Gone with the Wind
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  • But there was a difference, for beneath Rhett’s seeming lightness there was something malicious, almost sinister in its suave brutality.
  • There was a suave, almost teasing note in his voice and she took heart.
  • He looked as if he were enjoying himself and when he spoke there was suave brutality in his voice.
  • Contemplating the suave indifference with which he generally treated her, Scarlett frequently wondered, but with no real curiosity, why he had married her.
  • Even in anger, he was suave and satirical, and whisky usually served to intensify these qualities.
  • Melanie had never seen a man cry and of all men, Rhett, so suave, so mocking, so eternally sure of himself.

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  • He plays the role of a suave James Bond type character.
  • affable, suave, moderate men...smugly convinced of their respectability

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