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When Caesar had the carpet unrolled, Cleopatra was revealed, naked and nubile.
  of women who are young and sexually attractive; or recently old enough to marry
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nubile nubility
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  • When Caesar had the carpet unrolled, Cleopatra was revealed, naked and nubile.
  • I bonded with fellow waitrons, bartenders, and musicians, all equally nubile and constantly clad in black.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Free choice of any of the pink and nubile female flesh I had ever dreamed of could not have so ravishingly whetted my appetite.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • Their nubile bodies sent a familiar longing to Silas’s loins.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code

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  • They are sheltered, nurtured, flattered, pampered, and offered a ritual diet of nubile maidens; and woe to the foreigner who lifts a finger against these sacred saurians.
    Jules Verne  --  Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
  • They gave themselves willingly, and he satisfied them all—from fashion models visiting his island on photo shoots, to nubile American college girls on vacation, to the lonely wives of his neighbors, to the occasional young man.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • General Dreedle’s nurse was only a little chubby, and his senses were stuffed to congestion with the yellow radiance of her hair and the unfelt pressure of her soft short fingers, with the rounded, untasted wealth of her nubile breasts in her Army-pink shirt that was opened wide at the throat and with the rolling, ripened, triangular confluences of her belly and thighs in her tight, slick forest-green gabardine officer’s pants.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • While fathers played sublimated sexual games with their nubile teenaged daughters, Poothana suckled young Krishna at her poisoned breast.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things
  • The Stark girl is young, nubile, tractable, of the highest birth, and still a maid.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Storm of Swords
  • Ghosh held her hands, and so she drew her lower lip up as if to hide her teeth, a gesture he found nubile and touching.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone

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  • If they choose to run corndors and have fun, can’t stop ’em; once a girl is nubile, she’s her own boss.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • Their envoy came to us with chests of gold and gems and two hundred slaves, nubile girls and smooth-skinned boys trained in the way of the seven sighs.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Dance With Dragons
  • He had two reasons: first, because time machines are an impossibility; second, because his hands would sweat and he would stammer whenever in the presence of a nubile female.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Tunnel In the Sky
  • The older girl was maybe eighteen, full ripe, and a picture of what mama must have been at that age; the younger one seemed five years younger, barely nubile, as pretty for her own age and quite self-conscious.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • What the woman—it was nearly always a woman—who asked Leigh Anne the question meant was, How have you handled having your gorgeous, nubile, seventeen-year-old daughter living under the same roof with a huge young black man the same age?
    Michael Lewis  --  The Blind Side
  • Robb was seated between Alyx Frey and Fair Walda, two of the more nubile Frey maidens.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Storm of Swords
  • Were they the same as those employed by fat middle-aged men to get young nubile girls to sleep with them?
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • A nubile girl, I hear, and not hard to look upon.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Dance With Dragons
  • xl nubile girl, not hard to look upon.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Dance With Dragons
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