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elaborately or excessively ornamented

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having the deep slightly brownish color of gold

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Another purpose served by the poem's aureate style is to be
If the golden "counterfeit" with its spidery "golden mesh" of Portia enclosed in the lead casket is a life symbol--and I have argued above that this is too simple a valuation--its vitality is undoubtedly clouded by the many negative associations for gold in the text, like the gold casket that enfolds worms, bones, and carrion Death, or the snaky golden hair that masks its origins in the gleanings from a corpse, or the gold patens in the heavens which Lorenzo praises in song to Jessica, whose aureate rays mock our all too distant and mortal regard as souls grossly clad in "this muddy vesture of decay" (5.
A gentler, less aureate Archangel, though still cloud-borne, points at the Holy Ghost descending as a dove.
praecious (OED) 16th century variant of precious, in 1599 quote at aureate
While St Margaret is here recouped for women, in the next essay Helen Phillips, breathing subtle critical life into aureate and macaronic 'Marian Titles and Marian Lyrics', concludes that the lyrics' riddling technique recoups 'potential awe for a female cosmic power' on behalf of 'clerkes' (p.
The ad-supported version integrates technology from Aureate Media Corporation that displays dynamic advertising provided by Aureate Media.
Nobel aureate James Tobin spoke after Heilbroner, reminding the gathering that when he and Heilbroner began studying economics in the 1940s, they believed they were learning to help capitalism help the world.
Wenzel notes that in England this inclusion of English words in Latin sermons runs 'parallel to, though in the reverse direction of, the aureate diction used by some contemporary poets' (127).
Throughout his study, Lerer runs intriguing changes on Chaucer as a poet who was regarded as both laureate and aureate.
Kidwell conveys genuine enthusiasm about Sannazaro's short Latin epic on Jesus's nativity, De partu virginis, and she gives a good sample of its aureate but elegant style in accomplished English renditions.
The language they used in their poems ranges from courtly aureate English, to mixtures of English and Scots, to the broadest Scots vernacular.
Radiate, formerly known as Aureate Media, operates the largest network of ad-supported software applications in the world and represents a powerful, unique element of CMGI's stable of Internet advertising companies.
The intellectual context in England was favourable to Skelton's capacity for exploiting different styles --ranging from the highly aureate to the grossly demotic--just as it was in France for Rabelais, and some of Gray's comparisons between these two writers are striking and genuinely illuminating, though it is unlikely that either knew of the other's work.
Lydgate confines his more aureate sentences and obligatory protests of humility to the prologue and to introductions and conclusions to each section of the poem.
10) run over 1m4f, the first thing which strikes me is there will be plenty of pace in the race, with Aureate and Street Devil in the field, Ahmedy and Rocky's Pride both take a keen hold, so the way is open for a hold-up performer to come late and grab the gold.