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She nodded and smiled to one and another with an almost royal suavity and condescension.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
"What you wanted to tell me," he said with exasperating suavity.
THE DEVILJOSEPH O'BRIEN
No, I dont desire peace to keep on making money, answered the other, with a suavity which suggested a smile.
Yet these too, with all their sympathy and suavity and sweet reasonableness, are policemen au fond.
The haut en bas in the tone strengthened me in a moment, bracing my nerves as suavity and gentleness would not have done.
"Your record and your position protect you, Colonel Broadcastle," he said, with something of his usual suavity.
THE LIEUTENANT-GOVERNORGUY WETMORE CARRYL
That it was a trifle blown out in barrel, from being at grass, only gave its contours an added suavity.
Mary intervened with a suavity that infuriated the lawyer almost beyond endurance.
WITHIN THE LAWMARVIN DANA
They have the naked suavity, skin-bare, and an intense coffee-red colour of unclothed savages.
SEA AND SARDINIAD. H. LAWRENCE
Aloud, he asked, in a tone of forced suavity: "Whom do you say that the girl is, Mrs. Stuart?"

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