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laconic
used in Gone with the Wind

6 uses
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  • Will closed by wishing her happiness, a laconic formal statement which he qualified in no way.
    4.36 (8% in)
  • Frank did not know she had received a laconic letter from Will, relating that Jonas Wilkerson had paid another call at Tara and, finding her gone to Atlanta, had stormed about until Will and Ashley threw him bodily off the place.
    4.36 (1% in)
  • He should have known she would take the first train possible after receiving his laconic message that Gerald was dead.
    4.39 (3% in)
  • "I reckon," said Archie laconically and, after a pause, "I was a convict for nigh on to forty years."
    4.42 (53% in)
  • Says he's sick," said Johnnie laconically.
    4.44 (56% in)
  • I have a key," said Rhett laconically, and his eyes met Melanie's evenly.
    4.45 (95% in)

There are no more uses of "laconic" in Gone with the Wind.

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