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  • 141ridicule — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Derision Nouns 1. ridicule, derision, scoffing, mockery, quiz, banter, irony, persiflage, raillery, chaff, badinage. See contempt. 2. parody, burlesque, travesty, farce, caricature, camp; buffoonery,… …

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  • 142sneer — /snɪə / (say snear) verb (i) 1. to smile or curl the lip in a manner that shows scorn, contempt, etc. 2. to speak or write in a manner expressive of derision, scorn, or contempt. –verb (t) 3. to utter or say in a sneering manner. 4. to bring, put …

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  • 143turn down — verb 1. refuse to accept (Freq. 5) He refused my offer of hospitality • Syn: ↑refuse, ↑reject, ↑pass up, ↑decline • Ant: ↑accept ( …

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  • 144dis|dain´er — dis|dain «dihs DAYN», verb, noun. –v.t. to look down on; consider beneath oneself or one s notice; scorn: »The honest official disdained the offer of a bribe. Now that she is rich, she disdains to speak to her old friends. SYNONYM(S): despise,… …

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  • 145dis|dain — «dihs DAYN», verb, noun. –v.t. to look down on; consider beneath oneself or one s notice; scorn: »The honest official disdained the offer of a bribe. Now that she is rich, she disdains to speak to her old friends. SYNONYM(S): despise, spurn. –n.… …

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  • 146Disdain — Dis*dain (?; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disdained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disdaining}.] [OE. disdainen, desdainen, OF. desdeigner, desdaigner, F. d[ e]daigner; des (L. dis ) + daigner to deign, fr. L. dignari to deem worthy. See {Deign}.] 1. To think… …

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  • 147Disdain — Dis*dain (?; 277), n. [OE. desdain, disdein, OF. desdein, desdaing, F. d[ e]dain, fr. the verb. See {Disdain}, v. t.] 1. A feeling of contempt and aversion; the regarding anything as unworthy of or beneath one; scorn. [1913 Webster] How my soul… …

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  • 148Disdained — Disdain Dis*dain (?; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disdained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disdaining}.] [OE. disdainen, desdainen, OF. desdeigner, desdaigner, F. d[ e]daigner; des (L. dis ) + daigner to deign, fr. L. dignari to deem worthy. See {Deign}.] 1.… …

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  • 149Disdaining — Disdain Dis*dain (?; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disdained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disdaining}.] [OE. disdainen, desdainen, OF. desdeigner, desdaigner, F. d[ e]daigner; des (L. dis ) + daigner to deign, fr. L. dignari to deem worthy. See {Deign}.] 1.… …

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  • 150Geck — Geck, n. [D. gek fool, fop; akin to G. geck; cf. Icel. gikkr a pert, rude person.] 1. Scorn, derision, or contempt. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] 2. An object of scorn; a dupe; a gull. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] To become the geck and scorn O the other… …

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  • 151Ham Seok-heon — Infobox Korean name hangul=함석헌 hanja=咸錫憲 mr=Ham Sŏkhŏn rr=Ham Seok heon Ham Seok heon (13 March 1901 4 February 1989) was a notable figure in the Religious Society of Friends (Quaker) movement in Korea, and was nicknamed the Gandhi of Korea. Ham… …

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  • 152Sigh (band) — Sigh Sigh performing at Jaxx Nightclub in September 2008 Background information Origin Tokyo, Japan …

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  • 153Weddings Parties Anything — Origin Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Genres Rock Aussie Rock Folk rock Alt Country Years active 1984–1998, 2008–present Labels WEA Uti …

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  • 154Knights of the Round (arcade game) — Infobox VG title = Knights of the Round developer = Capcom publisher = Capcom designer = Boyoyon, Hachi, K Suke, Nis 7 release =Arcade version: Japan: January 1991 North America: November 27, 1991 SNES version: North America: April 1994 Japan:… …

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  • 155Imperial cult (ancient Rome) — Ancient Roman religion Marcus Aurelius (head covered) sacrificing at the Temple of Jupiter …

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  • 156Rebel Extravaganza — Infobox Album | Name = Rebel Extravaganza Type = studio Artist = Satyricon Released = 1999 Recorded = March April 1999 Genre = Black metal Length = 1:00:34 Label = Nuclear Blast Producer = Reviews = Last album = Intermezzo II (1999) This album =… …

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  • 157O Sacred Head, Now Wounded — Paul Gerhardt, hymnist O Sacred Head, Now Wounded is a Christian Passion hymn based on a Latin text written during the Middle Ages. Paul Gerhardt wrote a German version O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden. Contents 1 …

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  • 158Coil discography — Discography for the experimental music group Coil and their aliases. Contents 1 Albums singles attributed solely to COIL 2 Aliases and side project releases 3 Bootlegs demos …

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  • 160The Starlight Express — is a children s play by Violet Pearn, [Dramatist Violet Pearn, born at Plymouth in 1890, was the author of many plays, and adapted several of Algernon Blackwood s tales.] based on the imaginative novel A Prisoner in Fairyland by Algernon… …

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