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  • 121 Hosea —    Salvation, the son of Beeri, and author of the book of prophecies bearing his name. He belonged to the kingdom of Israel. His Israelitish origin is attested by the peculiar, rough, Aramaizing diction, pointing to the northern part of… …

    Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • 122 Scribes —    Anciently held various important offices in the public affairs of the nation. The Hebrew word so rendered (sopher) is first used to designate the holder of some military office (Judg. 5:14; A.V., pen of the writer; R.V., the marshal s staff;… …

    Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • 123 affinity — Synonyms and related words: a thing for, accord, accordance, addition, adduction, adjunct, affairs, affiliation, agape, agreement, alikeness, alliance, allurement, amity, analogy, approximation, aptitude, aptness, assemblage, assent, association …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 124 closeness — Synonyms and related words: THI, accord, accordance, addition, adjunct, affairs, affiliation, affinity, agreement, airlessness, airtight secrecy, alikeness, alliance, analogy, aping, approach, approximation, assemblage, assimilation, association …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 125 nearness — Synonyms and related words: access, accession, accord, accordance, addition, adjunct, advance, advent, affairs, affiliation, affinity, afflux, affluxion, agreement, alikeness, alliance, analogy, aping, approach, approaching, appropinquation,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 126 ROSICRUCIANS —    a fraternity who, in the beginning of the 15th century, affected an intimate acquaintance with the secrets of nature, and pretended by the study of alchemy and other occult sciences to be possessed of sundry wonder working powers …

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • 127 托熟 — tuōshú [not bother about etiquette for being an intimate acquaintance with the other; on the ground that sb. is a familiar friend] 以熟人自居而不拘礼节 …

    Advanced Chinese dictionary

  • 128 companion — n comrade, *associate, crony Analogous words: *friend, confidant, intimate, acquaintance: *partner, colleague: attendant, escort, chaperon (see corresponding verbs at ACCOMPANY) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 129 conversation — n 1. talk, dialogue, discourse, colloquy, converse, interlocution, verbal exchange; chat, chitchat, palaver, confabulation, Inf. confab, little talk, causerie, table talk. 2. conference, meeting, parley, parlance, huddle, Inf. powwow; discussion …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 130 conversation — con•ver•sa•tion [[t]ˌkɒn vərˈseɪ ʃən[/t]] n. 1) informal spoken interchange of thoughts, information, etc.; oral communication between people 2) an instance of this 3) an interchange resembling spoken conversation 4) the ability to talk socially… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 131 first — [[t]fɜrst[/t]] adj. 1) being before all others with respect to time, order, rank, importance, etc., used as the ordinal number of one[/ex] 2) mad highest or chief among several voices or instruments of the same class: first alto; first horn[/ex]… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 132 conversation — /kɒnvəˈseɪʃən / (say konvuh sayshuhn) noun 1. informal interchange of thoughts by spoken words; a talk or colloquy. 2. an instance of this. 3. association or social intercourse; intimate acquaintance. 4. Obsolete behaviour, or manner of living.… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 133 in company — In the presence of other people outside one s immediate family or intimate acquaintance • • • Main Entry: ↑company * * * in company british phrase with other people Children need to be taught not to pick their noses in company. Thesaurus: with… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 134 ECONOMIC HISTORY — This article is arranged according to the following outline: first temple period exile and restoration second temple period talmudic era muslim middle ages medieval christendom economic doctrines early modern period sephardim and ashkenazim… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 135 LUZZATTO, SAMUEL DAVID — (often referred to by the acronym of SHaDaL or SHeDaL; 1800–1865), Italian scholar, philosopher, Bible commentator, and translator. His father, Hezekiah, was an artisan at Trieste and a scholarly Jew who could claim descent from a long line of… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 136 NEWSPAPERS, HEBREW — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the spread of the hebrew press main stages of development In Europe Through the Early 1880s ideology of the early press in europe until world war i in europe between the wars the… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 137 painting, Western — ▪ art Introduction       history of Western painting from its beginnings in prehistoric times to the present.       Painting, the execution of forms and shapes on a surface by means of pigment (but see also drawing for discussion of depictions in …

    Universalium

  • 138 Friendship — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Friendship >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 friendship friendship amity Sgm: N 1 friendliness friendliness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 brotherhood brotherhood fraternity sodality confraternity Sgm: N 1 harmony …

    English dictionary for students

  • 139 Rape — This article is about a form of sexual assault. For other uses, see Rape (disambiguation). Sexual assault Classification and external resources …

    Wikipedia

  • 140 United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …

    Universalium


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