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placid
used in Lonesome Dove

3 uses
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Definition
calm and not easily excited
  • When it exploded, the placid air was apt to be rent by Creole curses.
    Chapters 3-4 (57% in)
  • Dish himself had napped from time to time, the day being hot and the horse herd placid.
    Chapters 13-14 (76% in)
  • The summer days were long and slow, the herd placid, the heat intense.
    Chapters 83-84 (9% in)

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