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Synonyms for blarney

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excessive, ingratiating praise

Synonyms for blarney

flattery designed to gain favor

influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering

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And while the Irish are famous for having the gift of the gab, 45% of those surveyed have yet to kiss the Blarney Stone in Co Cork.
The Australian general in charge, Blarney, kept MacArthur informed of those operations, but MacArthur, of course, gave 'no specific instructions' regarding them.
Tom Coleman, chairman of the Blarney Street and Surrounding Areas Community Association, told the Irish Sunday Mirror: "Angela lives nearby and she calls in on them regularly.
The word Blarney was introduced into the English language by Queen Elizabeth I and is described as pleasant talk, intended to deceive without offending.
to Eureka Springs to operate their existing tattoo shop, House of Ink, in Eureka and open up the Blarney Stone in mid-November.
Successful sires Of today's sires, Presenting, represented by Blarney Kestrel, has produced the most bumper winners and 36 per cent of his 147 successes in the past eight seasons came in bumpers run over 2m1f or further.
College Cork, Ireland) describes Blarney Castle, the medieval home of the Gaelic Irish lords of Muskerry, and its architecture throughout its history in the context of an expansive native lordship in late medieval Munster and how changes in the layout and appearance of the tower house connect to the social status and cultural identity of the family.
Leaning back to kiss the Blarney stone, with a drop of more than 30m below, I could understand why the Queen and Obama chose to forgo the gift of the gab on their recent trips to Ireland.
Donal Blaney, who writes a blog called Blaney's Blarney, had asked for the injunction against an anonymous Twitter user who is impersonating him.
The Blarney Resort Package features classic Irish style and comfort while steeped in the history of Blarney, home of the legendary Blarney Castle and Stone.
While visiting the historic Blarney Castle, home of the Blarney Stone, one American tourist was heard to say to her husband, "It's really quaint honey, but it's a shame they built it so close to the highway.
The nation of Ireland attracts more than 3 million visitors each year to see such famous sites as Blarney Castle, with its legendary Blarney Stone.
Co-authored by archaeologist and architectural historian Mark Samuel and freelance writer and archaeology enthusiast Kate Hamlyn, "Blarney Castle: it's History, Development And Purpose" is a comprehensive, informative, and nicely illustrated guide to Ireland's famed Blarney Castle, including its history and the three families who owned it.
Future sites are expected to include Jack Demsey s, Stout, Joe O s, Blarney Rock, Hickey's (all on West 33rd St); Tir Na Nog at 5 Penn Plaza, Brendan's on W.
Cork has so much to offer - fantastic scenery, bike tours and the opportunity to kiss the Blarney Stone at Blarney Castle.