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elaborate
used in The Lords of Discipline

5 uses
  • I felt that ancient inconsequentiality of being a male as I witnessed the rosy elaboration of her body.
    Chapter 4.31 (6% in)
  • At the front sally port, the Officer of the Guard, with deliberate clumsiness, performed an elaborate ceremony locking the front gate.
    Chapter 2.16 (61% in)
  • He had simply chosen me from the rest and sometimes a choice is explanation enough and requires no further study or elaboration.
    Chapter 3.30 (32% in)
  • This could be some elaborate prank someone is playing on both of us.
    Chapter 3.30 (92% in)
  • We greeted each other with elaborate formality, exchanging pleasantries about our families and the baseball team, and both of us assiduously avoided any acknowledgment of the scene on the beach.
    Chapter 4.39 (2% in)

There are no more uses of "elaborate" in The Lords of Discipline.

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