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"Young women were taught that flippancy did not become them when I was young," he rebuked.
You must excuse my flippancy, for I am writing I know not what, to escape from myself.
But Mrs. Dodd did not condescend to reprove him; she forgave the flippancy of the remark for the sake of the compliment.
Herrick refrained from the flippancy of replying, "Wonderful weather for the time of year!"
"PERSONS UNKNOWN"VIRGINIA TRACY
In the ecstatic solemnity with which she swore her faith to him the ordinary sensibilities of sex seemed a flippancy.
Because it was merely one way of laughter, because he began in a spirit of flippancy, the sketches all succeeded immensely.
CAPE OF STORMSPERCIVAL POLLARD
She shot the thing at me with a manner suspiciously near to flippancy.
RUGGLES OF RED GAPHARRY LEON WILSON
The flippancy and boldness so prominent in her eyes the day 68 before had disappeared.
PENNY OF TOP HILL TRAILBELLE KANARIS MANIATES
There is nothing of the flippancy with which we are too familiar in our own country.
Go as far as you like,” said Hinpoha, surprised into flippancy, “let your conscience be your guide!

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