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phlegmatic
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

4 uses
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Definition
showing little emotion
  • A tear moistened the eye of the phlegmatic Englishman.
    Chapters 29-30 (23% in)
  • "May I ask what that was?" said the Englishman with an expression of curiosity, which a close observer would have been astonished at discovering in his phlegmatic countenance.
    Chapters 27-28 (82% in)
  • This is the mode in which they manage these things, and succeed in Eastern climes, where there are grave and phlegmatic persons who care very little for the questions of time in conjunctures of importance.
    Chapters 51-52 (90% in)
  • " "A nobility of the rope!" said Chateau-Renaud phlegmatically.
    Chapters 109-110 (12% in)

There are no more uses of "phlegmatic" in The Count of Monte Cristo.

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