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  • adjective comparative form of quaint: more quaint

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Examples

  • Maybe they see it as "poverty-lite", as in the shacks with the tarpaper roofs and much "quainter" than the gruesome public housing structures NOB, and the kids are just so very cute and charming.

    Gangs of San Miguel!

  • Maybe they see it as "poverty-lite", as in the shacks with the tarpaper roofs and much "quainter" than the gruesome public housing structures NOB, and the kids are just so very cute and charming.

    Gangs of San Miguel!

  • Maybe they see it as "poverty-lite", as in the shacks with the tarpaper roofs and much "quainter" than the gruesome public housing structures NOB, and the kids are just so very cute and charming.

    Gangs of San Miguel!

  • Maybe they see it as "poverty-lite", as in the shacks with the tarpaper roofs and much "quainter" than the gruesome public housing structures NOB, and the kids are just so very cute and charming.

    Gangs of San Miguel!

  • Maybe they see it as "poverty-lite", as in the shacks with the tarpaper roofs and much "quainter" than the gruesome public housing structures NOB, and the kids are just so very cute and charming.

    Gangs of San Miguel!

  • Maybe they see it as "poverty-lite", as in the shacks with the tarpaper roofs and much "quainter" than the gruesome public housing structures NOB, and the kids are just so very cute and charming.

    Gangs of San Miguel!

  • We then rode the ferry through the choppy waters of the Bay to the even "quainter" Russell.

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  • A 30-minute drive from the famous shop Ikram in Chicago, the quainter Neapolitan has attracted a stable of loyal suburban customers, whom owner Kelly Golden will bring to New York Fashion Week and open for at any hour.

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  • One student I spoke with offered a quainter interpretation than did so many professors.

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  • Krabi had all the charm of Thailand bundled into a quieter, quainter package, and I had fallen deeply in love.

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