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aplomb
used in Catch-22

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Definition
confidence and competence
  • Lieutenant Scheisskopf unveiled his epochal surprise that Sunday with all the aplomb of an experienced impresario.
    Chapter 8 — Lieutenant Scheisskopf (51% in)
  • He was painfully aware that he lacked the ecclesiastical aplomb and savoir-faire that enabled so many of his colleagues in other faiths and sects to get ahead.
    Chapter 25 — The Chaplain (2% in)

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