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  • His small mustache was trimmed and looked as debonair as ever.†   (source)
  • They are no longer so spruce or so debonair.†   (source)
  • It is even difficult to imagine a boy who would do it, unless you realize from the start that Lancelot was not romantic and debonair.†   (source)
  • He was little changed, still care-free and debonair as of old, with the same habit of treating all things lightly.†   (source)
  • So we licked spoons and I was in general sociable, helpful, debonair, and thought of the two colors of my silk suspenders and the fit of my shirt, Simon's gifts.†   (source)
  • Then he would kiss me, button up his frock coat, give his top hat a promise with the velvet glove and trot off, handsome, debonair, in his ribbed socks and very small well polished shoes to the Treasury.†   (source)
  • And then the principal figure came out with a spring; he was very gingery and energetic, debonair, sharp, acute in the beard.†   (source)
  • It was something, all right, to see that slender young fellow standing debonairly at the bar among the truck drivers and ditch diggers.†   (source)
  • Francie loved to see Mama sitting debonairly in the kitchen with the coffee mill clutched between her knees, grinding away with a furious turn of her left wrist and looking up to talk sparklingly to Papa while the room filled up with the rich satisfying odor of freshly ground coffee.†   (source)
  • His inexplicable debts were a byword in his circle; he was a debonair young man.†   (source)
  • It was a handsome debonair, bright-eyed cowboy that came tramping into Madeline's presence.†   (source)
  • Briskly, with a debonair manner, he stepped up and then delivered a mighty swing at the ball.†   (source)
  • Simultaneously Amory classed him with the crowd, and he seemed no longer Sloane of the debonair humor and the happy personality, but only one of the evil faces that whirled along the turbid stream.†   (source)
  • She hinted, with debonair regret, that she was not too popular with the superintendent of nurses; she meant to be good but somehow she was always dragged into rebellions connected with midnight fudge or elopements.†   (source)
  • Of such insolences and attempted slights he, of course, took no notice, and in the opinion of most people his frank debonair manner, his charming boyish smile, and the infinite grace of that wonderful youth that seemed never to leave him, were in themselves a sufficient answer to the calumnies, for so they termed them, that were circulated about him.†   (source)
  • In the midst of her debonair insults to the hugest of the huge sons, Martin turned on her: "You ARE my sister!"†   (source)
  • And thus he went along, full of that debonair majesty that is given by the consciousness of great talent, of fortune, and of forty years of a labourious and irreproachable life.†   (source)
  • He drew himself up, a smile of debonair gallantry lit up his face and as soon as the last figure of the ecossaise was ended, he clapped his hands to the musicians and shouted up to their gallery, addressing the first violin: "Semen!†   (source)
  • "Good evening, Apollo!" she answered, smiling back at him, for he too looked unusually debonair, and the thought of entering the ballroom on the arm of such a personable man caused Amy to pity the four plain Misses Davis from the bottom of her heart.†   (source)
  • And, waking, I beheld her there Sea-dreaming in the moted air, A siren lithe and debonair, With wristlets woven of scarlet weeds, And oblong lucent amber beads Of sea-kelp shining in her hair.†   (source)
  • And it was red as blood, with black letters as any coal, which said: He that shall praise me most, most shall he find me to blame at a great need; and to whom I should be most debonair shall I be most felon, and that shall be at one time.†   (source)
  • dawned, Deadly, mortal, human, Deal, part, portion, Debate, quarrel, strife, Debonair, courteous, Deceivable, deceitful, Defaded, faded, Default, fault, Defend, forbid,; defended,; forbidden, Defoiled, trodden down, fouled, deflowered, Degree (win the), rank, superiority, Delibered, determined, Deliverly, adroitly, Departed, divided, Departition, departure, Dere, harm, Descrive, describe, Despoiled, stripped, Detrenched, cut t†   (source)
  • Roll through my chant with all thy lawless music, thy swinging lamps
    at night,
    Thy madly-whistled laughter, echoing, rumbling like an earthquake,
    rousing all,
    Law of thyself complete, thine own track firmly holding,
    (No sweetness debonair of tearful harp or glib piano thine,)
    Thy trills of shrieks by rocks and hills return'd,
    Launch'd o'er the prairies wide, across the lakes,
    To the free skies unpent and glad and strong.†   (source)
  • And it was red as blood, with black letters as any coal, which said: He that shall praise me most, most shall he find me to blame at a great need; and to whom I should be most debonair shall I be most felon, and that shall be at one time.†   (source)
  • And Tullius saith, 'There is nothing so commendable in a
    great lord, as when he is debonair and meek, and appeaseth him
    lightly [easily].'†   (source)
  • For men have ever a lik'rous appetite
    On lower things to perform their delight
    Than on their wives, be they never so fair,
    Never so true, nor so debonair.†   (source)
  • Now as of the outrageous array of women, God wot, that though the visages of some of them seem full chaste and debonair [gentle], yet notify they, in their array of attire, likerousness and pride.†   (source)
  • Now see we well, that the science and
    conning [knowledge] of Solomon is full true; for he saith, that
    sweet words multiply and increase friends, and make shrews
    [the ill-natured or angry] to be debonair [gentle, courteous] and
    meek.†   (source)
  • And nevertheless, I counsel you
    that ye mistrust not my lord: for I wot well and know verily,
    that he is debonair and meek, large, courteous and nothing
    desirous nor envious of good nor riches: for there is nothing in
    this world that he desireth save only worship and honour.†   (source)
  • Of which the fairest-hued in the throat
    Was called Damoselle Partelote,
    Courteous she was, discreet, and debonair,
    And companiable,* and bare herself so fair, *sociable
    Since the day that she sev'n night was old,
    That truely she had the heart in hold
    Of Chanticleer, locked in every lith;* *limb
    He lov'd her so, that well was him therewith,
    But such a joy it was to hear them sing,
    When that the brighte sunne gan to spring,
    In sweet accord, *"My lefe is fare in land."†   (source)
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