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She made an effort at casualness: "Let's see what Daddy's doing back there."

For all my manner of casualness, I knew that haste was necessary.

"Oh, anything you order," said Locuty with an effort at casualness.

Her preparation of Aunt Rosamund for the reception of Fiorsen was a masterpiece of casualness.

In peace, and especially in war, the young man's creed is casualness.

He had been thinking upon his sin and was startled at the casualness of the question.

With an elaborate show of casualness he shrugged his shoulders.

But this casualness of relations did not extend to the young girls.

The thing that was constantly impressing me was their casualness.

She announced her plan this morning with an extra note of casualness in her voice.

WORD ORIGIN

1730, from casual (adj.) + -ness.

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