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politic
used in Sense and Sensibility

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Definition
prudent, expedient, and shrewd
  • "The cruelty, the impolitic cruelty,"—he replied, with great feeling,—"of dividing, or attempting to divide, two young people long attached to each other, is terrible.
    Chapter 39 (58% in)

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