Also, some of the girls were complaining, and wanting to leave, and others of the girls were titteringly complacent
, willing for anything to happen.
And I knew a score of happy complacent
families that had received those dividends and by that much had profited by Jackson's blood.
Anne nodded, trying hard not to look virtuously complacent
and failing miserably.
Young men of open, generous dispositions are naturally inclined to gallantry, which, if they have good understandings, as was in reality Tom's case, exerts itself in an obliging complacent
behaviour to all women in general.
I was interested as to which quatrain he would like best, and was not surprised when he hit upon the one born of an instant's irritability, and quite at variance with the Persian's complacent
philosophy and genial code of life:
He recalled his own criticisms of Tyndall of his complacent
satisfaction in the cleverness of his experiments, and for his lack of philosophic insight.
Mr Vladimir exhibited his white teeth in a smile, with dimples on his round, full face posed with a complacent
inclination above the bristling bow of his neck-tie.
Hard words he could have returned, violence he would have repaid with interest; but this cool, complacent
, contemptuous, self-possessed reception, caused him to feel his inferiority more completely than the most elaborate arguments.
He smoked with great gravity and dignity for a little while, and then added, in a highly complacent
Mann sighed again: evidently to the satisfaction of the public character: who, repressing a complacent
smile by looking sternly at his cocked hat, said,
But what added most to the grotesque expression of his face was a ghastly smile, which, appearing to be the mere result of habit and to have no connection with any mirthful or complacent
feeling, constantly revealed the few discoloured fangs that were yet scattered in his mouth, and gave him the aspect of a panting dog.
Dubai: Australian handler John Shea has heaped praise on Godolphin colt Complacent
following his stunning victory in the Group 2 Chelmsford Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday.