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demure
used in The Age of Innocence

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modest, quiet, and shy; or pretending such in a playful way
  • The young man, who was dining alone with his mother and sister, glanced up in surprise and saw Mrs. Archer's gaze demurely bent on her plate.
    Chapter 17 (1% in)

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