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urbane
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
confidence from wide social experience — typically said of a man
  • The urbane activity with which a man receives money is really marvellous, considering that we so earnestly believe money to be the root of all earthly ills, and that on no account can a monied man enter heaven.
    Chapters 1-3 -- Loomings; The Carpet-Bag; The Spouter-Inn (17% in)

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