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comely
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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Definition
attractive — especially of a woman
  • I am black but comely, O ye daughters of Jerusalem, As the tents of Kedar, as the curtains of Solomon.
    Chapter 7 (0% in)
  • From the curtains in Benton's house, down the road, a dark comely face is staring at the strangers; for passing carriages are not every-day occurrences here.
    Chapter 7 (24% in)

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