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Synonyms for Burke

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for Burke

British statesman famous for his oratory


United States frontierswoman and legendary figure of the Wild West noted for her marksmanship (1852-1903)

murder without leaving a trace on the body

get rid of, silence, or suppress

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Walton, who said Mr Burke was his 'best mate', has been locked up for seven years and three months.
Solis acted as a middleman in helping Burke shake down the developer of the Old Post Office for legal work in return for Burke helping the project along, according to the indictment.
15, 2017, Burke was informed that she would be reassigned to Baghdad, a less desirable location.
Against the reigning champions, a bright start was key for St Thomas' and they flew out of the traps with points from David Burke from his own half, Eanna Burke and Darragh Burke (2), which gave them a 0-4 to 0-0 advantage after six minutes.
Below the picture, Burke added the hashtag #toolate.
Recognized first for his contributions to philosophy and aesthetics, Burke entered politics in 1756 as secretary to the Marquess of Rockingham.
Burke was born in Santa Barbara, Calif., in what he described as a typical middle-class neighborhood.
Norman's own study, Edmund Burke: The First Conservative, published in 2013, is noteworthy particularly for how the author's experience as a scholar and practicing politician drives an analytical shift in the topography of Burke's thought, sharpening the focus on political parties and representation, and contrasting his subject's elevating, fundamental conception of the "human self [as] a social self" with the corrosive effects of liberal individualism.
More original (if distinctly unrevisionist) is part 2, in which Norman, having reviewed Burke's posthumous reputation, argues--he thinks in opposition to almost all other readings of his thought--that Burke is not only a systematic thinker but is also responsible for two elements constitutive of modern politics.
La Quinta, CA, May 06, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Burke & Associates, Real Estate Agents based in La Quinta, CA announced today their move to Re/Max Collection, Re/Max's Luxury Home Division in La Quinta, CA.
Edmund Burke in America: The Contested Career of the Father of Modern Conservatism, by Drew Maciag.
Edmund Burke: The First Conservative by Jesse Norman, Basic Books, 2013, Hardcover ISBN: 978-0-465-05897-6, E-Book ISBN: 978-0-465-04494-8, pp.
Burke's Masculinities and Other Hopeless Causes at an All-Boys Catholic School, masculinity is closely examined in a single-gendered, religious environment.
Building on its signature precast/prestressed lifting hardware innovation, Rapid Lift, Meadow Burke unveiled the Burke Lift system at the 2013 PCI Convention last month in Dallas.