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subterfuge
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Gone with the Wind
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subterfuge
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Gone with the Wind
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  • This was difficult, for Scarlett had not a subtle bone in her body; and Gerald was so much like her he never failed to penetrate her weak subterfuges, even as she penetrated his.
  • She’d have to put ruffles in her bosom to make them look larger and she had always had contempt for girls who resorted to such subterfuges.

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  • And after all, bargains and subterfuge are a way of life for him.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • You’ll get tired of this subterfuge.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl

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