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If you happen to be in one of these groups, chances are you may not like this book. Some of these definitions are only pithy one-liners because to add anything more to them would be to try to improve on perfection. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. In addition to the definitions, there are many segments of verse or birce used to elaborate on the definitions.
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Write a customer review. Get to Know Us. Share your thoughts with other customers. That’s an importabt distinction, for he made no effort to write a complete dictionary, and he was writing in the context of current events that are no longer current.
Belief without evidence in what is told by one who speaks without knowledge, of things without parallel. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Learn more about Amazon Prime. English Choose a language for bieerce.
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Be the first to review this item Would you like to tell amhrose about a lower price? A typical definition of one of the words in this dictionary usually begins with a staggeringly trenchant one-liner that, in just a few words, is as funny and cutting as any political cartoon you could see in any paper or any routine delivered by a comedian.
And lawyers and politicians continue to be fair game as the butt of a joke.
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Instead, his definitions were filler for newspapers, later collected and published aw a dictionary. And as with all truly great satire, the ones who take the punishment the most and hardest are the most powerful people in society or the ones who think they are the most powerful in society.
This book can be incredibly boring at times, and brilliant at other times. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
He completely dismisses the letter “X” and refuses to put down any word beginning with that letter. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.
The Devil’s Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce
Idiot — A member of a large and powerful tribe whose influence in human affairs has always been dominant and controlling. Rastreie seus pedidos recentes.
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