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a member of the ancient Germanic peoples who spread from the Rhine into the Roman Empire in the 4th century

a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked

stamp with a postmark to indicate date and time of mailing

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exempt by means of an official pass or letter, as from customs or other checks

characterized by directness in manner or speech

clearly manifest

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But if his father had lived to a good old age, and his uncle had died an early death, we can conceive Hamlet's having married Ophelia, and got through life with a reputation of sanity, not withstanding many soliloquies, and some moody sarcasms towards the fair daughter of Polonius, to say nothing of the frankest incivility to his father in law.
In his frankest interview since the season limped to a disappointing conclusion, Jones looked back on the campaign and revealed how:
Browning first to show so plainly whom he means, when he describes an English Catholic bishop, once bishop in partibus, now a member of "our novel hierarchy," one who "plays the part of Pandulph," one too, who though an Englishman, was born in foreign lands; and then to go on sketching a fancy portrait which is abominably untrue, and to draw this person not only as an arch-hypocrite, but also as the frankest of fools.
Mandelson's comments are the frankest admission yet of the tensions at the heart of Government from one so close to the Labour leadership.
During his frankest ever interview, the father-of-five revealed he may not leave his kids his fortune.
It's possible that Courbet sought solace in nature - in the 1860s he was in a battle with the much younger Edouard Manet to paint the frankest, most sexualized nudes and shock France.
Leaving aside the return to Hellenism, he traces the various steps of that return which started with Goethe's Goetz von Berlichingen (1771), examplifying a "superficial, or at least external" (214) type of medievalism centering on "[a]dventure, romance in the frankest sense, grotesque individualism" (214) of which Goethe and Scott are the true instances.
He stated that, after the "fullest and frankest discussions" Cobby accepted this.
Also in 1971, Jack Nicholson starred in one of the frankest American movies about adult relationships ever filmed.
He produces some of the frankest descriptions ever written about these events, especially in his account of the drowning of 40,000 Persian sailors at Salamis, the destruction of a force of 4000 Zulus by one hundred and thirty-nine British soldiers at Rorke's Drift in 1879, and the reduction of Japanese aircraft carriers to floating infernos by American dive bombers at Midway in 1942.
Ruskin showed her drawings to his Oxford students as examples in which the "plainest and frankest manner shew us how to do it-or, more modestly speaking, how, if heaven help us, it can be done-minute, instantaneous and unerring record of the things that are precisely best.
The reviews in the Sydney Morning Herald and the West Australian, both on 28 February 1948, are both examples par ordinaire of regurgitation-as-review: `It is doubtful if any Australian has better qualifications to write on the subject' (SMH), and `This is one of the frankest books ever written' (WA), are almost the only parts of those reviews that are not either paraphrasing or directly quoting Neville.
In criticizing NATO, Jiang singled out the United states for his frankest comments.
This groundbreaking film, Hollywood's frankest treatment of lesbianism up to that time, follows four years in the life of up-and-coming track star Chris Cahill (Hemingway) as she strives to make the U.
In The Grand Chessboard Zbigniew Brzezinski gives the public the fullest and frankest exposition of America's global strategy since the Pentagon's infamous draft Defense Planning Guidance was leaked in 1992.