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  • One of Arthur's sparks of kindly feeling awoke when he beheld his once handsome, high-spirited sister, altered and wrapped up, entering the room with an invalid step and air; and though she tried to look about in a bright 'degage' manner, soon sinking into the cushioned chair by the window with a sigh of languor.

    Heartsease, Or, the Brother's Wife

  • "Ghannouchi, degage!" the demonstrators demanded, refusing the rule of someone closely associated with Ben Ali.

    Judie Fein: Why You Should Travel to Tunisia

  • Demonstrators defiantly held up signs that read, "Ben Ali, degage!"

    Judie Fein: Why You Should Travel to Tunisia

  • Il est tres peu travaillĂ© mais est sans conteste celui qui degage le plus de choses quand je travaille avec.

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

  • Mais je sais aussi avoir la claaaasse "allez Lyon, degage tu m'pompes l'air!!"

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

  • He was handsome, degage, extremely gallant, and in his dress exceeded most others.

    The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

  • And although some Armenian Dragoman, a restless spy like all his race, occasionally remarked voila un Persan diablement degage, none, except those who were entrusted with the secret, had any idea of the part I was playing.

    Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah

  • Avec Titildes on a delire sur les chansons de gravitation (OAV et SĂ©rie) enfin plutot JE delirais et Titildes comatait devant son ordinateur pour pas me dire 'degage tu m'saoule' bon bref ......

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

  • I thought, 'How much you pride yourself on being degage the reporter, not the leader-writer, and what a mess you make behind the scenes.

    The Quiet American

  • The other Dakota animals sported around with the Divorcee and received it _a bras ouverts_, but the latter developed a slight _degage_ mannerism and the other beasts grew alarmed and crawled within their dens.

    Letters of a Dakota Divorcee

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