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elaborate
used in Catch-22

2 uses
  • Lieutenant Scheisskopf's preparations were elaborate and clandestine.
    Chapter 8 — Lieutenant Scheisskopf (47% in)
  • 'I was afraid of that,' Colonel Korn remarked with an elaborate sigh, locking his fingers together comfortably on top of his smooth, bald, broad, shiny brown head.
    Chapter 40 — Catch-22 (11% in)

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