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  • 41 ἀπαναισχυντεῖ — ἀπαναισχυντέω behave with effrontery pres ind mp 2nd sg (attic epic doric ionic aeolic) ἀπαναισχυντέω behave with effrontery pres ind act 3rd sg (attic epic doric ionic aeolic) ἀπαναισχυντέω behave with effrontery pres ind mp 2nd sg (attic epic… …

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  • 42 ἀπαναισχυντοῦσιν — ἀπαναισχυντέω behave with effrontery pres part act masc/neut dat pl (attic epic doric) ἀπαναισχυντέω behave with effrontery pres ind act 3rd pl (attic epic doric aeolic) ἀπαναισχυντέω behave with effrontery pres part act masc/neut dat pl (attic… …

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  • 43 ἀπαναισχυντῶ — ἀπαναισχυντέω behave with effrontery pres subj act 1st sg (attic epic doric) ἀπαναισχυντέω behave with effrontery pres ind act 1st sg (attic epic doric aeolic) ἀπαναισχυντέω behave with effrontery pres subj act 1st sg (attic epic doric)… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 44 face — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. facing; countenance, visage, physiognomy, lineaments, features; front, facade, facet, obverse; van, first line; prestige, reputation; effrontery, insolence; mug, map, puss, phiz (all sl.). See… …

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  • 45 gall — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. bitterness, bile, rancor; slang, impudence, insolence. v. irritate, chafe; annoy, exasperate; vex. See pain, resentment. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Spite] Syn. cynicism, rancor, bitterness; see bitterness …

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  • 46 impudence — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. insolence, gall, cheek, effrontery; boldness, discourtesy. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. insolence, impertinence, effrontery; see rudeness . III (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The state or quality of being… …

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  • 47 nerve — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. courage, strength, vigor, vitality; grit, determination, resolution. v. t. embolden, steel, strengthen, invigorate. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The path of nervous impulses] Syn. nerve fiber, nerve tissue …

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  • 48 temerity — [tə mer′ə tē] n. [ME temeryte < L temeritas < temere, rashly, blindly < IE base * tem , dark > OS thimm, dark, L tenebrae, darkness] foolish or rash boldness; foolhardiness; recklessness SYN. TEMERITY refers to a rashness or foolish… …

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  • 49 Military opposition to the Reconciliation, Tolerance, and Unity Bill (Fiji) — Fiji This article is part of the series: Politics and government of Fiji Government …

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  • 50 presumption — /pri zump sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of presuming. 2. assumption of something as true. 3. belief on reasonable grounds or probable evidence. 4. something that is presumed; an assumption. 5. a ground or reason for presuming or believing. 6. Law. an… …

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  • 51 audacity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. boldness, courage; impudence; rashness, insolence. Ant., meekness, forbearance. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Courage] Syn. daring, boldness, valor; see courage 1 . 2. [Impudence] Syn. impertinence, temerity …

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  • 52 brass — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n., informal, assurance, impudence; top brass. See authority. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An alloy of copper and zinc] Syn. copper alloy, pinchbeck, Muntz s metal, orichalc, mosaic gold, yellow metal, prince… …

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  • 53 cheek — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. jowl; insolence, impertinence, sauce, impudence, effrontery, face, brass (inf.); nerve, gall, sass (all sl.). See side. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Either side of the face] Syn. jowl, gill, chop*; see face …

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  • 54 chutzpah — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n., informal, effrontery, impudence. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) n. [HOOTS puh] nerve, brass, fearlessness. It takes a lot ofchutzpah to cut in line. SYN.: nerve, brass, gall, *balls …

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  • 55 presumption — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. audacity, assurance, arrogance, haughtiness; impetuosity; deduction, conclusion, inference, guess, hypothesis. See insolence, belief. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An assumption] Syn. conjecture, guess,… …

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  • 56 rudeness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. discourtesy, bad manners, vulgarity, incivility, impoliteness, impudence, disrespect, misbehavior, barbarity, unmannerliness, ill breeding, crudity, brutality, barbarism, tactlessness, boorishness, unbecoming conduct, lack… …

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  • 57 Insolence — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Undue assumption of superiority. < N PARAG:Insolence >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 insolence insolence Sgm: N 1 haughtiness haughtiness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 arrogance arrogance airs Sgm: N 1 overbearance overbearance …

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  • 58 barefaced — 1580s, with face uncovered or shaven; see BARE (Cf. bare) (adj.) + FACE (Cf. face) (n.). Thus, unconcealed (c.1600), and, in a bad sense, shameless (1670s). Cf. EFFRONTERY (Cf. effrontery). The half French bare vis (adj.) conveyed the same sense… …

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  • 59 presumption — pre•sump•tion [[t]prɪˈzʌmp ʃən[/t]] n. 1) the act of presuming 2) belief on reasonable grounds or probable evidence 3) something that is presumed; an assumption 4) a ground or reason for presuming or believing 5) law Law. an inference permitted… …

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  • 60 brass — /bras / (say brahs) noun 1. a durable, malleable, and ductile yellow alloy, consisting essentially of copper and zinc. 2. a utensil, ornament, or other article made of brass. 3. Machinery a bearing, bush, or the like. 4. the group of musical… …

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