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Dec
10

Daily Definitions: Pernicious

PerniciousPERNI'CIOUS, a. [L. perniciosus, from pernicies; perneco, to kill; per and nex, necis,death.]1. Destructive; having the
Dec
09

Daily Definitions: Magnanimity

MagnanimityMAGNANIM'ITY, n. [L. magnanimitas; magnus, great, and animus, mind.] Greatness of mind; that elevation or dignity of soul,
Dec
08

Daily Definitions: Perfidy

PerfidyPER'FIDY, n. [L. perfidia; per and fides, faith.] The act of violating faith, a promise, vow or allegiance;