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elegant
used in Anne Of Green Gables

16 uses
  • It was an elegant room, Marilla, but somehow sleeping in a spare room isn't what I used to think it was.
    Chapter 29 — An Epoch in Anne's Life (67% in)
  • It's such a perfectly elegant name."
    Chapter 3 — Marilla Cuthbert is Surprised (22% in)
  • Isn't that a perfectly elegant name?
    Chapter 12 — A Solemn Vow and Promise (84% in)
  • Oh, we do have such elegant times, Marilla.
    Chapter 13 — The Delights of Anticipation (41% in)
  • We have got our house fixed up elegantly.
    Chapter 13 — The Delights of Anticipation (48% in)
  • "Oh, Marilla, it's a perfectly elegant brooch.
    Chapter 13 — The Delights of Anticipation (94% in)
  • She's got a beautiful complexion and curly brown hair and she does it up so elegantly.
    Chapter 15 — A Tempest in the School Teapot (18% in)
  • Sophia Sloane offered to teach her a perfectly elegant new pattern of knit lace, so nice for trimming aprons.
    Chapter 17 — A New Interest in Life (47% in)
  • We had an elegant tea.
    Chapter 18 — Anne to the Rescue (92% in)
  • They had a "perfectly elegant tea;" and then came the delicious occupation of dressing in Diana's little room upstairs.
    Chapter 19 — A Concert a Catastrophe and a Confession (35% in)
  • "I'm sure that piece of the one you made that we had for lunch in Idlewild two weeks ago was perfectly elegant."
    Chapter 21 — A New Departure in Flavorings (57% in)
  • Barry had HER table decorated," said Anne, who was not entirely guiltless of the wisdom of the serpent, "and the minister paid her an elegant compliment.
    Chapter 21 — A New Departure in Flavorings (71% in)
  • We had an elegant tea, and I think I kept all the rules of etiquette pretty well.
    Chapter 22 — Anne is Invited Out to Tea (80% in)
  • Your solo was perfectly elegant, Diana.
    Chapter 25 — Matthew Insists on Puffed Sleeves (85% in)
  • Your new hat is elegant, Diana, and so becoming.
    Chapter 29 — An Epoch in Anne's Life (29% in)
  • "Wouldn't we have a perfectly elegant time?
    Chapter 32 — The Pass List Is Out (14% in)

There are no more uses of "elegant" in Anne Of Green Gables.

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