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  • 1Braying — Bray ing, a. Making a harsh noise; blaring. Braying trumpets. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2braying — index blatant (obtrusive) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3Braying — Bray Bray (br[=a]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brayed} (br[=a]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Braying}.] [OE. brayen, OF. breier, F. broyer to pound, grind, fr. OHG. brehhan to break. See {Break}.] To pound, beat, rub, or grind small or fine. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 4braying — noun An act or sound of braying …

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  • 5braying — breɪ n. harsh cry of a donkey, heehaw v. utter a loud harsh cry like a donkey …

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  • 6braying — a. Blatant, bellowing, clamorous, vociferous, noisy, obstreperous …

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  • 7braying — …

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  • 8Donkey — For other uses, see Donkey (disambiguation). Donkey Conservation status Domesticated Scientific classific …

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  • 9reu-1, rēu-, rū̆ - —     reu 1, rēu , rū̆     English meaning: to roar, murmur, etc.. (expr.), onomatopoeic words     Deutsche Übersetzung: Schallwurzel “brũllen, heisere Laute ausstoßen”; “brummen, murren”     Material: O.Ind. rü u ti, ruváti, ravati “bellow, roar …

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  • 10jackass penguin — noun small penguin of South America and southern Africa with a braying call • Syn: ↑Spheniscus demersus • Hypernyms: ↑penguin • Member Holonyms: ↑Spheniscus, ↑genus Spheniscus * * * noun …

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  • 11Priapus — For the ancient city in Asia Minor, see Karabiga. Priapus Fresco of Priapus, House of the Vettii, Pompeii. Minor rustic fertility god, protector of flocks, fruit plants, bees and gardens …

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  • 12The Carnival of the Animals — Le Carnaval des Animaux ( The Carnival of the Animals ) is a musical suite of fourteen movements by the French Romantic composer Camille Saint Saëns.History fr. Le Carnaval was composed in February 1886 while Saint Saëns was vacationing in a… …

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  • 13The Dunciad — Alexander Pope The Dunciad /ˈd …

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  • 14Candlewick (Pinocchio character) — Candlewick (Italian: Lucignolo ) is a fictional character who appears in Carlo Collodis book The Adventures of Pinocchio ( Le avventure di Pinocchio ).RoleCandlewick is introduced in chapter XXX. His real name is Romeo, though he is given his… …

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  • 15Cross-linguistic onomatopoeias — Sinhala is written in a non Latin script. Sinhala text used in this article is transliterated into the Latin script according to the ISO 15919 standard. Because of the nature of onomatopoeia, there are many cross linguistic cognates of… …

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  • 17A Midsummer Night's Dream (Mendelssohn) — At separate times, Felix Mendelssohn composed music for William Shakespeare s play, A Midsummer Night s Dream. In 1826, near the start of his career, Mendelssohn wrote a concert overture (Op. 21). In 1842, only a few years before his death, he… …

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  • 18bray — [[t]bre͟ɪ[/t]] brays, braying, brayed 1) VERB When a donkey brays, it makes a loud harsh sound. The donkey brayed and tried to bolt. 2) VERB If someone brays, they make a loud harsh sound or talk in a loud harsh way. [WRITTEN] [V prep] Neil… …

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  • 19hee|haw — «HEE H», noun, verb. –n. 1. the braying sound made by a donkey: »asinine heehaws (Robert Browning). 2. a loud, coarse laugh. –v.i. 1. to make the braying sound of a donkey. 2. to laugh loudly and coarsely. ╂[imitative] …

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  • 20Bray — (br[=a]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brayed} (br[=a]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Braying}.] [OE. brayen, OF. breier, F. broyer to pound, grind, fr. OHG. brehhan to break. See {Break}.] To pound, beat, rub, or grind small or fine. [1913 Webster] Though thou… …

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