In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- That's as clear an admission as one could hope for that the entire exercise is disingenuous.
- The claim of security issues is as transparent as it is disingenuous.
- It would, however, be disingenuous to pretend that everything in a reduced world will be comfortable to accept.
- It is disingenuous to pretend that any other analysis is tenable.
- Pete's selection for the show is nothing but cheap entertainment, and it is disingenuous to pretend otherwise.
- This disingenuous fluff was calculated to excuse the intrusive nature of the exercise.
- The trust of the disinherited was further shattered and disowned by the disingenuous attitude of the state.
- To single out Moore in an age of mind-numbing folksiness in politics is disingenuous.
- He also, cryptically accused some club presidents of being disingenuous.
- The Defendant's evidence is not only disingenuous, but false in material respects.
- So to say that we're disingenuous in standing behind the defense is absolutely wrong.
- But to present it as useful in that it has shown up different work practices and rosters is a bit disingenuous.
- This is slightly disingenuous, as his huge success in addressing the needs of women shopping has undoubtedly made him rich.
- Mr. Lister's claim that other schools on the Island have experienced similar situations is also disingenuous.
- I thought both men made some good points and both said some evasive, disingenuous things.
- Most of the men seem to be intimidated by her, or at least, contemptuous of her because she's disingenuous.
- His appeal to blasphemy is played in such a way that it seems a disingenuous pretence.
- The press's coverage of health care and accessibility issues is disingenuous at best.
- Yet it is disingenuous to pretend that there is not a question of individual liberty at stake here.
- She could have portrayed herself as more scared and disingenuous, than crafty and lying.
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.