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You know Curb Your Enthusiasm as a 38-time Emmy-nominated HBO comedy series — and maybe as a collective fever dream shared by everyone who ever watched Seinfeld — but it's also an unlikely wildlife documentary, devoted to the study of Larry David in his natural habitat. The Curb creator and star plays a misanthropic, fictionalized version of himself who operates on another plane of emotion, applying his unyielding moral code to every social encounter and sermonizing on the menaces of bald discrimination and the stop and chat (see also: the chat and cut).

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But the hilarity of Curb emerges not only from its largely improvised dialogue — Larry is a maestro of his own face. All eight seasons of the long-running TV show will be released for streaming on Amazon Prime today. Before you binge-watch, consult our handy guide to the meaning behind David's every grimace, eyeroll, and sneer.

1. Triumphant

Victorious
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2. Sanctimonious

Sanctimonious

3. Jealous

Jealous
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4. Suspicious

Suspicious
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5. Chastened

Chastened
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6. Indignant

Indignant
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7. Incredulous

Incredulous
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8. Distracted

Distracted
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9. Horrified

Horrified
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10. Disappointed

Disappointed
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11. Annoyed

Unconvinced
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12. Condescending

Condescending
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13. Amused

Amused
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14. Unimpressed

Unimpressed
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15. Smug

Smug
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16. Shocked

Shocked
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17. Resigned

Resigned
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18. Excited

Excited
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19. Concerned

Concerned
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20. Self-Righteous

Self-Righteous
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21. Humiliated

Humiliated
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22. Aroused

Aroused
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23. Flirtatious

Flirtatious
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24. Offended

Offended
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25. Hesitant

Hesistant
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26. Mocking

Mocking
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27. Bored

Bored
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28. Defensive

Defensive
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29. Leery

Leery
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30. Scared

Scared
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31. Noncommittal

Noncommittal
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32. Stressed

Stressed
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33. Aggressive

Aggressive
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34. Cornered

Cornered
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35. Outraged

Outraged
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36. Sunburned

Sunburned
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37. Smitten

Smitten
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38. Defiant

Defiant
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39. Accusatory

Accusing
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40. Wary

Wary
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41. Unapologetic

Sorry not sorry
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42. Indecisive

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Molly Fitzpatrick is senior editor of Fusion's Pop & Culture section. Her interests include movies about movies, TV shows about TV shows, and movies about TV shows, but not so much TV shows about movies.

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