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poise
used in The Bourne Identity

3 uses
  • "Naturally," she replied, her left hand unnaturally at her side, poised by the panel of the door.
    Chapter 6 (63% in)
  • There was a burst of laughter from above; he pressed his back against the wall, gun poised.
    Chapter 8 (17% in)
  • Hands were poised like claws on her half-naked body, kneading her breasts, separating her legs.
    Chapter 9 (15% in)

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