Sinecurist Si"ne*cu*rist, n. One who has a sinecure. [1913 Webster]

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  • sinecurist — SINECURÍST, Ă, sinecurişti, ste, s.m. şi f. Persoană care deţine o sinecură. – Sinecură + suf. ist. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 24.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  sinecuríst s. m., pl. sinecuríşti Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografi …   Dicționar Român

  • sinecurist — See sinecurism. * * * …   Universalium

  • sinecurist — noun The beneficiary of a sinecure …   Wiktionary

  • sinecurist — sine·cur·ist …   English syllables

  • sinecurist — rə̇st noun ( s) : one who has a sinecure …   Useful english dictionary

  • William Hone — (June 3, 1780 ndash; November 6, 1842) was an English writer, satirist and bookseller. His victorious court battle against government censorship in 1817 marked a turning point in the fight for British press freedom.He was born at Bath, and had a… …   Wikipedia

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  • sinecure — sinecureship, n. sinecurism, n. sinecurist, n. /suy ni kyoor , sin i /, n. 1. an office or position requiring little or no work, esp. one yielding profitable returns. 2. an ecclesiastical benefice without cure of souls. [1655 65; < ML… …   Universalium

  • Hone, William — ▪ English journalist born June 3, 1780, Bath, Somerset, England died November 6, 1842, Tottenham, London  English radical journalist, bookseller, publisher, and satirist, notable for his attacks on political and social abuses. He is remembered… …   Universalium

  • sinecure — noun /ˈsaɪ.nɪ.kjʊə,ˈsɪn.ɪ.kjʊə,ˈsaɪ.nə.kjʊɹ,ˈsɪn.ə.kjʊɹ/ A position that requires no work but still gives an ample payment; a cushy job. In the ADF, while the numbers vary between the individual services and the reserves, employment is no… …   Wiktionary

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