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Synonyms for fox

reynard

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Synonyms for fox

a shifty deceptive person

the grey or reddish-brown fur of a fox

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English statesman who supported American independence and the French Revolution (1749-1806)

English religious leader who founded the Society of Friends (1624-1691)

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a member of an Algonquian people formerly living west of Lake Michigan along the Fox River

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the Algonquian language of the Fox

become discolored with, or as if with, mildew spots

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References in classic literature ?
Then the old fox came once more, and scolded him for not following his advice; otherwise no evil would have befallen him: 'Yet,' said he, 'I cannot leave you here, so lay hold of my tail and hold fast.
A long while after, he went to walk one day in the wood, and the old fox met him, and besought him with tears in his eyes to kill him, and cut off his head and feet.
Their research, published by the National Bureau of Economic Research, examined the differences in 1996 and 2000 election results in areas where Fox News first became available between the two elections.
In Zurich, Switzerland, one study found that 47% of the urban fox population was infected with E.
In the 1953 essay, Berlin refers to a line from the Greek poet Archilocus: "The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing.
Fox, however, must negotiate with congressional factions to win the two-thirds majority he needs to pass his measures, including a US$12 billion fiscal reform package, privatization of the energy sector and constitutional changes.
Likened to the Marlboro cowboy of billboard fame for his 6-foot-4-inch frame, boots, moustache and sun-crinkled eyes, Fox is a large man with large ambitions.
As evidence, Fox cites the projects of Maryemma Graham and Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Nayler - whose riding into Bristol on a donkey in 1656 in imitation of Christ's entry into Jerusalem resulted in his brutal punishment, imprisonment, and later rejection by Fox - slowly becomes the object of Fox's wrath as Fox realizes Nayler's conviction that he too is a "son of God" (122).
multilocularis in Hungary might be explained by changes in the size of the Red Fox population in Central and Central Eastern Europe.