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serene
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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Definition
calm and untroubled
  • SERENE WAS A WORD YOU COULD PUT TO BROOKLYN, NEW YORK.
    Chapter 1 (0% in)
  • Serene was the only word for it; especially on a Saturday afternoon in summer.
    Chapter 1 (1% in)
  • The neighborhood stood old, quiet and serene in the Saturday sunshine.
    Chapter 23 (4% in)
  • A giant poplar, tall and high, serene and cool against the sky.
    Chapter 39 (68% in)

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