Definition of 'bon vivant'
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The bon vivant in thin superposition over the hard expression of the classic bloodsucker. DOUBTFUL MOTIVES (1989)That didn't mean I began to live like an anchorite; far from it: I suppose I will always be true to my nature as a bon vivant. THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (1989)
May I present my father, Michael Tolliver, the famous raconteur and bon vivant, and my mother, the gynecologist! TALES OF THE CITY (1989)
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