In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- History shows us that it is in exactly such times that unprincipled men such as Schröder can be expected to do crazy things.
- Blair's defiance is possible only because of the unprincipled character of the opposition he faces.
- In reality, its just one more time that you will show that you are simply an unprincipled coward.
- Perhaps you would prefer we returned to the unprincipled behaviour displayed by Keating and friends, conveniently termed diplomacy.
- You are completely unprincipled and have no interest whatsoever in morals, justice or fairness of any kind.
- Your builder would appear to be one of those unprincipled persons.
- And since Bush is a canny and very unprincipled politician, he will not want to play in a game in which the odds are so heavily against him.
- But then given his ruthlessly unprincipled behaviour in 1975 such behaviour shouldn't be unexpected.
- I'm the first to admit that I think that John Kerry is a sleazy, unprincipled politician.
- The attitude taken by the Post highlights the hypocritical and unprincipled character of its criticisms of the Bush administration.
- There could hardly be a more graphic illustration of how putting power in the hands of unprincipled people can bring a community down, if it yields to such pressure.
- The unprincipled behaviour of the Bush administration has been met with principled conduct and objections.
- It's safer and it won't make other people seem as stupid as you are unprincipled.
- Later events proved him in fact to have been a ‘daring and unprincipled scoundrel’.
- The throne was no longer at issue; now she was merely an eccentric noblewoman running from an unprincipled enemy.
- When grasping and unprincipled people begin to test the patience of the general public, I believe they have something to worry about.
- If I can choose my enemy, I prefer an unprincipled politician to a disguised true believer.
- Because, Margo, we are not unprincipled and we do believe in forming a Government.
- Some unknown, unprincipled rascal wins a bunch of tickets for the first Test and promptly sells them on e-bay.
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