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"My, they must be in a hurry to see us," said Grace, with a simper that sent the girls off into gales of laughter.
Of course her smile was a make-believe, nothing more nor less than a simper.
How fain she would have drawn on Sophocles To come aboard, and how she simper'd it—Ped.
Could design lodge in that empty-looking head with its crisp curls, button nose, and diminishing simper?
Mammy Susan held that: "Seasonin' is the maindest thing in cookin', that an' 'lowin' victuals to simper and not bile too hard."
"They are flowers he brings every morning for me," Roxy spoke up, coming forward with a pretty simper.
THE ENTAILED HATGEORGE ALFRED TOWNSEND
The plump Phbe rose after many hesitations, and, with a simper and a blush and pretty air of fright, took the ministers arm.
SALEM CHAPEL, V.1/2MRS. OLIPHANT
The beam of recognition that he had given to his friend or acquaintance subsided into a subdued but lingering simper.
She satirizes human foibles and weaknesses, showing ghosts that gossip and gormandize, simper and swear as they did in life.
Even Mrs. Whelply's confluent simper, that suggested an incessant dripping from the tap of loving kindness, failed a little.
MOUNT MUSICE. OE. SOMERVILLE AND MARTIN ROSS

WORDS RELATED TO SIMPER

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