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  • 1 awkward — awkward, clumsy, maladroit, inept, gauche mean not adapted by constitution or character to act, operate, or achieve the intended or desired ends with ease, fitness, or grace. Awkward and clumsy are by far the widest of these terms in their range… …

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  • 2 fumble — I. verb (fumbled; fumbling) Etymology: probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Swedish fumla to fumble Date: 1534 intransitive verb 1. a. to grope for or handle something clumsily or aimlessly b. to make awkward attempts to do or find something… …

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  • 3 Fumble — Fum ble, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fumbled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fumbling}.] [Akin to D. fommelen to crumple, fumble, Sw. fumla to fusuble, famla to grope, Dan. famle to grope, fumble, Icel. falme, AS. folm palm of the hand. See {Feel}, and cf. {Fanble} …

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  • 4 Fumbled — Fumble Fum ble, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fumbled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fumbling}.] [Akin to D. fommelen to crumple, fumble, Sw. fumla to fusuble, famla to grope, Dan. famle to grope, fumble, Icel. falme, AS. folm palm of the hand. See {Feel}, and cf.… …

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  • 5 Fumbling — Fumble Fum ble, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fumbled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fumbling}.] [Akin to D. fommelen to crumple, fumble, Sw. fumla to fusuble, famla to grope, Dan. famle to grope, fumble, Icel. falme, AS. folm palm of the hand. See {Feel}, and cf.… …

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  • 6 fumble — v. n. 1. Feel about (awkwardly or childishly). 2. Grope, grope about, stumble, bungle, make awkward attempts, search to no purpose. 3. Mumble, stammer, stutter, stumble in speech …

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  • 7 List of Dawson's Creek episodes — The following is a list of episodes for Dawson s Creek, an American television series. Dawson s Creek was created by Kevin Williamson, who was the executive producer until the end of the show s second season. Paul Stupin shared the executive… …

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  • 8 Robin (Tim Drake) — Superherobox| caption=Tim in his new costume. Promotional art for Robin #150 (July 2006) cover, by Patrick Gleason and Prentis Rollins. character name=Robin publisher=DC Comics debut=As Tim Drake: Batman #436 (August 1989) [… …

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  • 9 List of King of the Hill characters — King of the Hill is an American animated series created by Mike Judge and Greg Daniels.[1][2] The main characters are Hank Hill, Peggy Hill, Bobby Hill, Luanne Platter, Dale Gribble, Bill Dauterive, Jeff Boomhauer, Cotton Hill, Kahn… …

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  • 10 SpongeBob SquarePants (season 1) — Spongebob Squarepants SpongeBob SquarePants Country of origin USA …

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  • 11 OOglies — is a stop motion animated children s television series produced by BBC Scotland for CBBC. The show involves short humorous sketches with household items, virtually all of which have googly eyes stuck on, hence the show s title. The show first… …

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  • 12 Mexico — /mek si koh /, n. 1. a republic in S North America. 97,563,374; 761,530 sq. mi. (1,972,363 sq. km). Cap.: Mexico City. 2. a state in central Mexico. 6,245,000; 8268 sq. mi. (21,415 sq. km). Cap.: Toluca. 3. Gulf of, Mexican, Golfo de México /gawl …

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  • 13 The Conformist (film) — The Conformist Theatrical release poster Directed by Bernardo Bertolucci Produced by Giovanni Bertolucci Maurizio Lodi Fe …

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  • 14 Maine — /mayn/, n. 1. a state in the NE United States, on the Atlantic coast. 1,124,660; 33,215 sq. mi. (86,027 sq. km). Cap.: Augusta. Abbr.: ME (for use with zip code), Me. 2. a historical region and former province in NW France. 3. (italics) a U.S.… …

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  • 15 Swingers (1996 film) — Infobox Film name = Swingers caption = Theatrical release poster director = Doug Liman producer = Victor Simpkins writer = Jon Favreau starring = Jon Favreau Vince Vaughn Ron Livingston Alex Désert Patrick Van Horn Heather Graham Deena Martin… …

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  • 16 One Hour Photo — Directed by Mark Romanek Produced by Christine Vachon …

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  • 17 Aurignacian culture — Stone tool industry and artistic tradition of Upper Paleolithic Europe, named after the village of Aurignac in southern France where the tradition was first identified. The Aurignacian period dates to 35,000–15,000 BC. Its tools included scrapers …

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  • 18 Parasites Lost — Infobox Futurama episode episode name = Parasites Lost caption = The crew prepares to venture into Fry s intestines. episode no = 34 prod code = 3ACV02 airdate = January 21, 2001 country = USA writer = Eric Kaplan director = Peter Avanzino… …

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  • 19 juggle — [jug′əl] vt. juggled, juggling [ME jogelen < OFr jogler, to juggle, play false < ML jogulari, to play, entertain < L joculari, to joke < joculus, dim. of jocus,JOKE] 1. to perform skillful tricks of sleight of hand with (balls, knives …

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  • 20 United Kingdom — a kingdom in NW Europe, consisting of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: formerly comprising Great Britain and Ireland 1801 1922. 58,610,182; 94,242 sq. mi. (244,100 sq. km). Cap.: London. Abbr.: U.K. Official name, United Kingdom of Great… …

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