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used in The Scarlet Letter

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refined and tasteful in appearance, behavior or style
  • The young woman was tall, with a figure of perfect elegance on a large scale.
    Chapter 2 — The Market Place (40% in)
elegance = grace and style
  • A trait of native elegance, seldom seen in the masculine character after childhood or early youth, was shown in the General's fondness for the sight and fragrance of flowers.
    Introductory (47% in)
elegance = refinement (style and tastefulness)
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