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  • Riggish — Rig gish, a. Like a rig or wanton. [Obs.] Riggish and unmaidenly. Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • riggish — ˈrigish adjective Etymology: rig (VI) + ish chiefly dialect : wanton riggish embraces C.E.Montague …   Useful english dictionary

  • Impurity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Impurity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 impurity impurity Sgm: N 1 uncleanness uncleanness &c.(filth) 653 Sgm: N 1 immodesty immodesty Sgm: N 1 grossness grossness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 indelicacy …   English dictionary for students

  • age cannot wither her, nor custom stale her infinite variety — Meaning Origin From Shakespeare s Antony and Cleopatra. DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS: Never; he will not: Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale Her infinite variety: other women cloy The appetites they feed: but she makes hungry Where most she satisfies; …   Meaning and origin of phrases

  • rakish — I adj dissolute, profligate, dissipated, wanton, adulterous; prodigal, depraved, debauched, prurient, goatish, satyric; loose, carnal, immoral; lascivious, lecherous, Archaic. lickerish, lubricious; libidinous, lustful, libertine, lewd; randy,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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