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  • 1 Adversity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Adversity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 adversity adversity evil &c. 619 Sgm: N 1 failure failure &c. 732 Sgm: N 1 bad luck bad luck ill luck evil luck adverse luck hard fortune …

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  • 2 Frown — Frown, n. 1. A wrinkling of the face in displeasure, rebuke, etc.; a sour, severe, or stern look; a scowl. [1913 Webster] His front yet threatens, and his frowns command. Prior. [1913 Webster] Her very frowns are fairer far Than smiles of other… …

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  • 3 adversity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Ill fortune Nouns 1. (difficulty) adversity, affliction; bad, ill, adverse, or hard luck or fortune, Weltschmerz; evil lot; force majeur, frowns of fortune; evil star or genius; ups and downs of life,… …

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  • 4 ill-wind — Synonyms and related words: Jonah, bad fortune, bad influence, bad luck, black squall, blizzard, blow, curse, enchantment, equinoctial, evil dispensation, evil eye, evil fortune, evil genius, evil star, frowns of fortune, gale, half a gale, hard… …

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  • 5 raw deal — Synonyms and related words: atrocity, bad fortune, bad luck, disservice, evil dispensation, evil fortune, evil star, frowns of fortune, great wrong, grievance, gross injustice, hard lines, hard luck, ill fortune, ill luck, ill wind, imposition,… …

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  • 6 adversity — n. Misfortune, calamity, affliction, trouble, suffering, woe, disaster, distress, misery, ill luck, bad luck, broken fortunes, hard life, frowns of fortune, reverses of fortune, hard times, ill fate, ills of life, a sea of troubles …

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  • 7 John Campbell, of Strachur — Infobox Person name = John Campbell, of Strachur birth date = 1727 birth place = death date = 28 August 1806 death place = other names = known for = Battle of Pensacola (1781) occupation = British Army OfficerGeneral John Campbell, of Strachur… …

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  • 8 Nicholas Nickleby — The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby Pour les articles homonymes, voir Nicholas Nickleby (homonymie). Nicholas Nickleby …

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  • 9 Heart of Greed — Infobox Television show name = Heart Of Greed 溏心風暴 caption = genre = Modern Drama format = runtime = 45 minutes (approx.) creator = Lau Kar Ho director = producer = writer = Cheung Wah Biu Sit Ga Wah starring = Louise Lee Ha Yu Susanna Kwan Moses …

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  • 10 Dungeons & Dragons controversies — concern the role playing game Dungeons Dragons (D D), which has received significant attention in the media and in popular culture. The game has received some negative coverage, especially during the game s early years in the early 1980s. Because …

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  • 11 Ring for Jeeves — Infobox Book name = Ring for Jeeves title orig = translator = image caption = author = P. G. Wodehouse illustrator = cover artist = country = United Kingdom language = English series = genre = publisher = Herbert Jenkins release date = 22 April… …

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  • 12 List of Forgotten Realms deities — This is a list of Forgotten Realms deities. They are all deities that appear in the fictional Forgotten Realms campaign setting of the Dungeons Dragons role playing game. Contents 1 Forgotten Realms vs. core D D 2 Overdeity …

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  • 13 Ion Creangă — Creangă redirects here. For other uses, see Creangă (surname). Ion Creangă Nică al lui Ştefan a Petrei Ion Torcălău Ioan Ştefănescu Born 1837 or 1839 Târgu Neamţ Died …

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  • 14 Sir Gawain and the Green Knight — is a late 14th century Middle English alliterative romance outlining an adventure of Sir Gawain, a knight of King Arthur s Round Table. In the tale, Sir Gawain accepts a challenge from a mysterious warrior who is completely green, from his… …

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  • 15 A Midsummer Night's Dream — This article is about Shakespeare s play. For other uses, see A Midsummer Night s Dream (disambiguation). A Midsummer Night s Dream act IV, scene I. Engraving from a painting by Henry Fuseli, published 1796. A Midsummer Night s Dream is a play… …

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  • 16 Rex Stout — Infobox Writer name = Rex Stout caption = Rex Stout in 1975 (Jill Krementz) birthdate = December 1 1886 birthplace = Noblesville, Indiana deathdate = October 27 1975 deathplace = Danbury, Connecticut occupation = Writer genre = Detective fiction… …

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  • 17 Vito Corleone — Marlon Brando portraying Vito Corleone in The Godfather. First appearance The Godfather C …

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  • 18 Gnommish — is the fairy language used in the Artemis Fowl series by Eoin Colfer. It is not actually a language at all, but the English language encoded into a letter substitution cipher where each symbol represents a letter. Lines of translatable Gnommish… …

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  • 19 List of compositions by Henry Purcell — This is a list of musical compositions by Henry Purcell.By Z numberThese pieces arranged by the Zimmerman catalogue.Anthems*Z 001, Full Anthem, Awake, put on thy strength (c. 1682 5) *Z 002, Full Anthem, Behold, I bring you glad tidings (1687) *Z …

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  • 20 1776 (book) — Infobox Book name = 1776 orig title = 1776 translator = image caption = The cover s artwork is The Capture of the Hessians at Trenton by John Trumbull. author = David McCullough cover artist = country = U.S. language = series = subject =… …

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