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Origin of nonchalant
OTHER WORDS FROM nonchalantnon·cha·lant·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for nonchalantly
As the years passed, I envied women who nonchalantly mentioned their periods as nothing more than a minor irritation.
Then, handing me back my iPad, he said nonchalantly in a really good mock-English accent, “Sorry, chap, my dance card is full.”
He landed on a Daily Double, bid $18,000, got it right, and nonchalantly scrawled a final Jeopardy!Teen ‘Jeopardy!’ Champ Leonard Cooper on His Big $75,000 Win|Ramin Setoodeh|February 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She nonchalantly drops trow, and three or so of us stare at the pattern of her pubic hair.
“Oh, I have plenty,” she says nonchalantly, shrugging and waving her arms.GOP's New Foreign Affairs Chair Ready to Play Hardball|Sandra McElwaine|February 20, 2011|DAILY BEAST
And that private started out across No Man's Land as nonchalantly as though he were strolling along his native strand.Private Peat|Harold R. Peat
"The Diablo will kill him," said one nonchalantly, blowing a puff of smoke from his cigarette.Frontier Boys on the Coast|Capt. Wyn Roosevelt
"I'm only a director in the Pacific Southwestern, and I suppose directors don't count," he said nonchalantly.Empire Builders|Francis Lynde
However, a war party would not have ridden so nonchalantly up the Trail where they were so easily seen.The Lost Wagon|James Arthur Kjelgaard
Rhoda Gray tilted her chair, instead, nonchalantly back against the wall—it was quite light enough where she was!The White Moll|Frank L. Packard