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deft
used in The Great Gatsby

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  • Evidently it surprised her as much as it did me, for she yawned and with a series of rapid, deft movements stood up into the room.
    p. 10.6
  • Making a short deft movement, Tom Buchanan broke her nose with his open hand.
    p. 37.3

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