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pert
used in Gone with the Wind

4 uses
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Definition
attractively small & well-shaped
  • With old gentlemen, a girl was pert and saucy and almost, but not quite, flirtatious, so that the old fools' vanities would be tickled.
    2.9 (45% in)
  • This was one time when she knew she couldn't wiggle out of her punishment by sitting on his knee and being sweet and pert.
    2.10 (34% in)
  • Seeing Gerald's puzzled hurt face, she patted his knee again and managed an imitation of the pert smile he used to love.
    3.24 (70% in)
  • He loved her pertness, her high spirits and the quaint sweet manner she had of showing her love for him.
    5.59 (7% in)

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