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used in This Side of Paradise

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behaving in an instinctive, uninhibited manner


happening naturally (without planning or external force)
  • Monsignor gave the effect of sunlight to many people; Amory gave it in his youth and, to some extent, when he was very much older, but never again was it quite so mutually spontaneous.
    1.1 — Amory, Son of Beatrice (69% in)
  • Things had livened surprisingly, though at the sacrifice of much of the spontaneous charm of freshman year.
    1.3 — The Egotist Considers (56% in)
  • Things that are spontaneous in each of us—or were originally.
    1.4 — Narcissus Off Duty (54% in)

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