bossy


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offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power

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And aren't they just bossing the rest of us around by telling us we can't use the word bossy.
And then out came Joseph and Mary, with the baby Jesus, surrounded by three wise men and three shepherds, and the Christmas story was relayed to the bossy fairies, who suddenly understood what Christmas was really all about.
The Germany lecture, where Bossy grapples the most with Protestant responses, is his least satisfactory chapter in part because of the difficulty of knowing to what confession he is referring.
Over and over again, McCarthy emphasizes that it would be misleading to interpret his allusions to johanna Spyri's Heidi and Adolf Loos's modernism, or the superficial similarities between the blood in Orgien-Mysterien-Theater and the ketchup in McCarthy's Bossy Burger, 1991, as signs of a direct reference to European archaism or modernism.
Here, in his discussion of the application of the new moral and devotional values of the Counter-Reformation to the problems of rural, often impoverished populations, he is on the terrain previously covered by Bossy.
Bossy begins with Italy because he regards it as being a favored environment of that tradition.
In part 1 Bossy reconstructs the activities of Bruno and a shadowy figure named Henry Fagot in and around London and Paris from April 1583 to November 1586.
Student Workshop: Don't Be So Bossy' was produced to help aggressive children understand the consequences of their bossy behavior, and the ways in which it can hurt people's feelings, and diminish their sense of worth.
Beckett has his string in scintillating form and Mr Bossy Boots is entitled to improve with that recent outing under his belt.
THERE's something offensively bossy about the move to ban the word bossy here in America.
BEYONCE and Facebook CEO Sheryl Sandberg may be onto something with their new campaign, I'm Not Bossy, I'm the Boss.
The singer has also shot for the campaign wherein she looks down the camera and says: "I'm not bossy - I'm the boss.
Sophie was bossy, she dragged Charlotte to bed one night because she knew what was best.
The first in a forthcoming "15 songs" series of recordings from Bossy Frog Productions, 15 Songs Every Kid Should Know (and will Love
It was strange advice but Bossy is practical, if not totally empathetic.