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complacent
used in Gone with the Wind

4 uses
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Definition
contented (unworried and satisfied) — often to a fault
  • Scarlett seemed demure and sweet enough these days, but there was a pleased complacency in her eyes which annoyed people...
    4.36 (11% in)
complacency = excess of self-satisfaction
  • The plantation clearings and miles of cotton fields smiled up to a warm sun, placid, complacent.
    1.1 (29% in)
  • Mostly it had been compounded out of vanity and complacent confidence in her own charms.
    1.6 (76% in)
  • I'm believing there's Irish in them," said Gerald complacently.
    2.10 (51% in)

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