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elegant
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
refined and tasteful in appearance, behavior or style
  • We hadn't reached West Egg village before Gatsby began leaving his elegant sentences unfinished and slapping himself indecisively on the knee of his caramel-colored suit.
    p. 64.9
elegant = refined and tasteful
  • Precisely at that point it vanished — and I was looking at an elegant young rough-neck, a year or two over thirty, whose elaborate formality of speech just missed being absurd.
    p. 48.5
elegant = refined and tasteful
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