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livingatedge
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"The paradox of asking a masked man who is he. But for this most auspicious nights, permit me then, in lieu of most commonplace _soubriquet_, to suggest the character of this dramatis persona." What is 'sobriquet' in the above sentence referring to?

"The paradox of asking a masked man who is he. But for this most auspicious nights, permit me then, in lieu of most commonplace soubriquet, to suggest the character of this dramatis persona."


What is 'sobriquet' in the above sentence referring to?

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arunkumar28
arunkumar s @arunkumar28 47
> Try: *Grumpiness/Gumption* :nono: gumption - initiative, aggressive grumpiness - disagreeble, iritable melevolent disposition
Try:

Grumpiness/Gumption

:nono:


gumption - initiative, aggressive

grumpiness - disagreeble, iritable melevolent disposition
kris07
Krishnakant @kris07 68
Try: *Grumpiness/Gumption* :nono:
Try:

Grumpiness/Gumption

:nono:
kris07
Krishnakant @kris07 68
*Prosecute/Persecute* Does the manager Prosecute/*Persecute* the employees? Prosecute: to *pro*secute someone, you need a legal *pro*cess (which, in this case, manager don't have) Persecute: to harass people or treat them unfairly or cruelly; oppress. both Prosecute/Persecute com...
Prosecute/Persecute

Does the manager Prosecute/Persecute the employees?

Prosecute: to prosecute someone, you need a legal process (which, in this case, manager don't have)
Persecute: to harass people or treat them unfairly or cruelly; oppress.

both Prosecute/Persecute come from Latin word meaning - to pursue.

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harshit713
Harshit Vyas @harshit713 372
*excursion VS incursion* Excursion:it means a visit to a place, a short trip or outing usually carried out for fun Incursion:it means a hostile entry or invasion into a territory that one cannot ethically claim a right of ::
excursion VS incursion

Excursion:it means a visit to a place, a short trip or outing usually carried out for fun

Incursion:it means a hostile entry or invasion into a territory that one cannot ethically claim a right of
shri_420
@shri_420 498
> veracity voracity venal venial veracity -- quality of being true voracity -- gluttony venal -- susceptible to corruption venial -- small matter / trifling (like venial crime)
veracity
voracity



venal
venial


veracity -- quality of being true
voracity -- gluttony



venal -- susceptible to corruption
venial -- small matter / trifling (like venial crime)
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karkeyash
yashita karke @karkeyash 9
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Great going guys
keep it up

This thread ll be really helpful
neonatal
Neonatal 01 @neonatal 41
ABYSMAL and ABYSSAL ABYSMAL: Something of immeasurable depth ABYSSAL: Relating to ocean depths from 2000 to 5000 meters source: Wordpandit. com
ABYSMAL and ABYSSAL

ABYSMAL: Something of immeasurable depth
ABYSSAL: Relating to ocean depths from 2000 to 5000 meters

source: Wordpandit. com
veracity
voracity



venal
venial
  • venal - ready to corruption.............!!. 02 May.
  • Veracity- Truthfulness .. 02 May.
karkeyash
yashita karke @karkeyash 9
> next two eruption irruption irruption: To break or burst in. To increase rapidly and irregularly in number eg : _In the absence of predators, the island's rodent population irrupted._ _There was an irruption of chaos in the streets as the crowd violently stopped ...
next two

eruption
irruption



irruption:
To break or burst in.

To increase rapidly and irregularly in number

eg : In the absence of predators, the island's rodent population irrupted.
There was an irruption of chaos in the streets as the crowd violently stopped the marching soldiers





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karkeyash
yashita karke @karkeyash 9
> next two eruption irruption eruption: The act or process of erupting. A sudden, often violent outburst. An appearance of a rash or blemish on the skinThe emergence of a tooth through the gums synonyms: ejection antonyms: dormancy, retention
next two

eruption
irruption



eruption:
The act or process of erupting.
A sudden, often violent outburst.
An appearance of a rash or blemish on the skinThe emergence of a tooth through the gums
synonyms:


ejection
antonyms:
dormancy, retention
shri_420
@shri_420 498
next two eruption irruption
next two

eruption
irruption
shri_420
@shri_420 498
> gibe - to taunt or insult jibe - To agree; to harmonize. to perform a jibe = gibe ::
gibe - to taunt or insult

jibe - To agree; to harmonize.



to perform a jibe = gibe

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