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elusive
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The House of Mirth
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  • In the case of Mr. Gryce she had found it well to flutter ahead, losing herself elusively and luring him on from depth to depth of unconscious intimacy.

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  • A permanent solution has proven elusive, but we expect to have one by the end of the month.
  • an elusive memory

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