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"You cannot deny but that she has frequently made a faux pas, as it were," said Jess, smiling.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH AIDING THE RED CROSSGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
The Man of the World goes to him to ask what book so absorbs him, friendly, faux bonhomme.
THE HARLEQUINADEDION CLAYTON CALTHROP
The truth is, I executed rather a faux pas over there at Asquith.
THE CELEBRITY, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
In short, if ever a faux bonhomme existed, Sir John Bell was the man.
DOCTOR THERNEH. RIDER HAGGARD
"The Jack-a-dimunts," promptly responded Simon, who gave up all as lost after this faux pas.
A stirring modern drama in which the evil effects of a faux pas on the part of the heroine lead to dramatic developments.
THE HOUSE OF DEFENCE V. 2E. F. BENSON
It was not till after he had made a faux pas, that he had his female mate.
THE BICKERSTAFF-PARTRIDGE PAPERSJONATHAN SWIFT
I was sent out from Cabul by him as private messenger just before that cruel massacre, a faux pas, which I vainly predicted.
A FASCINATING TRAITORRICHARD HENRY SAVAGE
That amused me, until a look from the coachman suddenly conveyed to me that I had made a faux pas.
I keep mumbling of my faux pas and they try to make me forget my misery by telling me that General Pershing is in the next room.
MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLIN