bete noire


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a detested person

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The Black & Whites have been Castleford's bete noire in the league and the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup.
The rise of the Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi is one bete noire. Another is India's continued possession of the Muslim-majority Kashmir region.
The tracks are "Bete Noire" (5:51), "Cynthia's Tears" (4:16), and "Raq's Laylah" (7:00).
Incidentally, his Andhra Pradesh counterpart and bete noire Chandrababu Naidu also has a luxury bus provided by his government.
Now the question is if the BJP withdraws from the DAN, then the Opposition Congress does not need to even issue "Show Cause" notice to their MLAs as their political bete noire - "BJP" - will no longer be going together with them.
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti concedes tonight's Champions League opponents Atletico Madrid have been aa genuine pest for his team this season, but not their "bete noire".
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ALAN PARDEW has his second narrative-driven game in a week as Liverpool visit their south London bete noire on Saturday evening.
The list features bestselling titles Zagreb Cowboy by Allen Mattich, Murder in a Cold Climate by Scott Young, Detrousseur de vie Tome 1 by Jasmin Girard, Bete Noire by Gilles Royal and the Classic Tales of Science Fiction eBook bundle, along with current issues of top selling magazines House & Home and Reader s Digest Canada.
Never before has the country witnessed such devastating debilitation in nearly all aspects of governance, as a direct consequence of which India witnessed, perhaps for the first time, a particularly virulent strain of personality politics that has ended up as the bete noire of 2014's election campaigning.
However he has continued to pull the strings behind the scene and ensured on Wednesday that his bete noire, IPL founder Lalit Modi, was banned for life from the sport.
Mais, a la veille de son investiture, le nouveau chef de l'Etat a tenu, vendredi 2 aout, des propos violents a l'egard d'IsraE1/2l, bete noire de son predecesseur, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, et de nombreux hauts responsables iraniens.
But does that include everyone's bete noire, slugs and snails, comfortably dozing beneath the blanket of snow?
On his bete noire, Louis Armstrong Stadium, Murray began so sluggishly that he was a set and 5-1 down to Cilic before pulling himself through, with more than a little help from a nervous opponent.