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used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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of superior quality — often indicating extravagance or expensiveness
  • Therefore, although the living room was quite sumptuously arranged with upholstered chairs and couches, very little of this furniture was usable—and so a guest, his or her knees already bending in the act of sitting down, would suddenly snap to attention as my grandmother shouted, "Oh, for goodness sake, not there!
    p. 48.7

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