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dissolute
used in Arrowsmith

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unrestrained by convention or morality
  • On their walks, at dinner, in the dissolute and deliciously wasteful quarter-hour when they sat on the edge of the bed with comforters wrapped about them and smoked an inexcusable cigarette before breakfast, he explained his work to her, and when her own studying was done, she tried to read whichever of his books was not in use.
    Chapter 10 (46% in)

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