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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
Poggio's Facetiae
  1. Lacking respect or seriousness, showing levity; pert.
    • 2000, Anthony Howard and Jason Cowley, Decline and Fall, New Statesman, March 13, 2000
      In the mid-1950s we both wrote for the same weekly, where her contributions were a good deal more serious and less flippant than mine.
    • Sylvia Brownrigg, The Metaphysical Touch
      The conversations had grown more adult over the years--she was less flippant, at least.
    • Allen Carr, Allen Carrs Easyway To Stop Smoking
      Our society treats smoking flippantly as a slightly distasteful habit that can injure your health. It is not. It is drug addiction.

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