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spontaneous
used in The Remains of the Day

2 uses
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Definition
behaving in an instinctive, uninhibited manner

or:

happening naturally (without planning or external force)
  • And I followed this with a suitably modest smile to indicate without ambiguity that I had made a witticism, since I did not wish Mr Farraday to restrain any spontaneous mirth he felt out of a misplaced respectfulness.
    Prologue (82% in)
  • And as I say, there would appear to be some truth in this assertion, for why else would all these people give a spontaneous cheer simply because the pier lights have come on?
    6e — Day 6 - Evening (65% in)

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