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  • 141show off — Synonyms and related words: boast, brag, brandish, display, disport, exhibit, exhibitionist, expose, flash, flaunt, flaunter, grandstand, grandstand player, grandstander, hot dog, parade, please the crowd, showboat, swagger, trot out …

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  • 142skip — Synonyms and related words: Highland fling, abandon, abscond, absquatulate, amble, and jump, antic, avoid, avoidance, bail out, barge, beam, beat a retreat, blank, bob, bolt, bounce, bound, bowl along, break away, break jail, break loose, broad… …

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  • 143sport — Synonyms and related words: Beau Brummel, Monopoly, Ping Pong, Rugby, Scrabble, acrobatics, action, adventurer, advertise, affect, agate, agonistics, air, also ran, amateur athlete, amusement, anomaly, antic, antics, archer, archery, association… …

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  • 144toy — Synonyms and related words: Charlie McCarthy, a continental, a curse, a damn, a darn, a hoot, agate, agent, ancilla, appliance, babe, baby, baby sized, bagatelle, ball, bantam, banty, baseball bat, bat, battledore, bauble, bean, bibelot, bill and …

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  • 145trip — Synonyms and related words: airlift, airy nothing, allure, amble, antic, apparition, army, atrocity, autism, backslide, bad job, bait the hook, balk, barge, be all thumbs, bevue, birdlime, blooper, blow down, blow over, blunder, blunder away,… …

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  • 146trot out — Synonyms and related words: affect, betoken, brandish, breathe, bring forth, bring forward, bring into view, bring out, bring to notice, dangle, demonstrate, develop, disclose, display, disport, divulge, dramatize, embody, enact, evidence, evince …

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  • 147Shore, Elizabeth (Jane) — (d. 1527)    Through sexual liaisons with EDWARD IV and several prominent courtiers, Elizabeth Shore, better known as Jane Shore, became entangled in the political intrigues that led to the usurpation of RICHARD III and the revival of civil war… …

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  • 148amusement — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Pleasurable interest Nouns 1. amusement, entertainment; diversion, divertissement, distraction; recreation, hobby, avocation, relaxation, pastime, sport; labor of love, pleasure; night life; time of one… …

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  • 149brandish — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. flourish, wave, make a show of, flaunt, display. See agitation, ostentation. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. wave, shake, wield, display threateningly; see display 1 , flourish 1 . III (Roget s 3… …

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  • 150display — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. show, exhibition; pomp, ostentation. v. t. show, manifest, exhibit, disclose; flaunt, show off. See evidence, appearance. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Pretentious show] Syn. affectation, pretension,… …

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  • 151diversion — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. amusement, entertainment, divertisement, pastime, recreation, sport; variation, change, deviation.See refreshment. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The act of changing a course] Syn. detour, alteration,… …

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  • 152entertain — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. receive, welcome; amuse, divert, regale; harbor, shelter, cherish; maintain, keep up; consider, dwell upon, heed. See attention, thought, amusement. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To keep amused] Syn. amuse,… …

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  • 153exhibit — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. show, present, display, produce, demonstrate, stage, expose, evince; reveal; flaunt. See evidence, ostentation. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A display] Syn. show, exhibition, presentation; see display 2 ,… …

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  • 154expose — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. disclose, reveal, divulge, unearth, unmask, denude, bare, uncover; exhibit, display; offer, submit; subject to, risk, weather, lay open, endanger, imperil; turn out, cast out, abandon; denounce,… …

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  • 155flash — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. i. flare, blaze; burst, streak; gleam, scintillate; retort. See light. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Sudden, brief light] Syn. glimmer, sparkle, glitter, glisten, scintillation, gleam, glance, beam,… …

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  • 156flaunt — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. parade, display; brandish. See ostentation. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. vaunt, display, parade, show off; see boast 1 . See Synonym Study at show . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. show off, strut,… …

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  • 157frolic — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. i. play, gambol, caper, romp, disport. See amusement. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Gaiety] Syn. joviality, fun, play; see merriment 2 . 2. [Playful action] Syn. prank, lark, trick, antic; see joke 1 . v.… …

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  • 158fun — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. sport, diversion, amusement. See wit. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. merry, enjoyable, amusing; see entertaining , happy 1 , pleasant 2 . n. Syn. play, game, sport, jest, amusement, relaxation, pastime,… …

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  • 159parade — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. show, display, pageant[ry]; march, procession; ostentation, pretension. v. show, display; march; air, vent; flaunt, show off. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A procession] Syn. march, spectacle, ceremony,… …

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  • 160recreation — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. diversion, sport, pastime, refreshment. See amusement. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. amusement, relaxation, diversion, play, fun, entertainment, enjoyment, festivity, hobby, holiday, vacation, pastime,… …

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