In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- We can make our way, against the tide, without rancor or bitterness.
- The majority of his appointees have been approved, and they have been approved with no public rancor or bitter political warfare.
- Mr Abbas, however, said this episode should not lead to any rancour in the hearts of the people in the two countries.
- It was the passionate, slightly muddled rancour of a disappointed man.
- No rivalry in Indian cricket was as intense yet as free from rancour as that between Kunderan and Faroukh Engineer.
- When differing versions of that line come into conflict, the result can be rancour, frustration, and political cynicism.
- This would have stripped the bitter racial rancor out of the affirmative action debate.
- But the debates were good ones and, on the whole, discussions were held without rancour or venom.
- ‘I do not come with hate or rancor in my heart,’ he said, while appealing for calm.
- For many managers, passing judgment on another human being is an awkward exercise at best, a breeding ground for rancor and hostility at worst.
- Tears, frustration, rage and rancor characterized much of the testimony of parents of special education students.
- An assessment free of Cold War rancour is now possible.
- Recently the has rancour subsided except among conservative Evangelicals.
- Deosaran's motion was delivered with passion, without rancour, and stuck mainly to the facts.
- Hence, they can deal with the forces of globalisation without rancour and adapt with a sense of cultural pride and confidence.
- It was last winter that he left amid controversy and rancour.
- Today, he still rejoices in his success but bears no rancour against those who delayed the day of his vindication.
- There have been disagreements over the years, but never rancor or distrust.
- In fact, this is a work largely without rancour.
- But, like Logan, we need to put aside wedge politics, personal rancor and bitter partisanship to act on behalf of the nation.
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