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judicious
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

3 uses
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Definition
showing good judgment
  • The sex of the two male characters was briefly indicated to every judicious spectator, by their shorter robes, and by the cap which they wore on their heads; while the two female characters, less briefly clad, were covered with hoods.
    1.1.2 — Vol 1 Bk 1 Chpt 2 — Pierre Gringoire (56% in)
  • He had still to undergo that hour of pillory which Master Florian Barbedienne had so judiciously added to the sentence of Messire Robert d'Estouteville; all to the greater glory of the old physiological and psychological play upon words of Jean de Cumène, ~Surdus absurdus~: a deaf man is absurd.
    1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (49% in)
  • —Artillery is the cause of war being made more judiciously now....
    2.10.5 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 5 — The Retreat in which.... (39% in)

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