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blatant
used in Of Human Bondage

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Definition
obvious — often without any attempt to hide bad behavior
  • They both had a vulgar facetiousness which tickled her simple sense of humour, and a certain coarseness of nature; but what took her perhaps was the blatant sexuality which was their most marked characteristic.
    77-78 — Chapters 77-78 (87% in)
  • He received Philip with a peculiar manner formed by the mingling of his natural blatancy with the subdued air proper to his calling.
    85-86 — Chapters 85-86 (15% in)

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