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The company I work at has this thing we have to say every morning. What is it called?

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Rosa Parks is a [symbol?] for the civil rights movement?

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Word to describe sitting in quiet anger

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A fun, catchy way to say the opposite of a 'no-brainer'?

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In architecture, you {cut?} the corners of a building to keep it from featuring right-angles. What's the word I'm looking for?

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Something which is not terminal or fatal but lifelong

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Term for doing something little by little?

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What's an eponymous adjective that is an antonym of Machiavellian?

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What is a word which encapsulates the meaning of both the words 'widow' and 'female divorcee' in one?

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Donald Trump's run-on sentences

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What is the English word that means "making something more broadly known and understood"?

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What do you call a minor flaw in a work that makes you realize how perfect/flawless it is otherwise?

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A good word for the opposite of pretentious?

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Is there an English equivalent for the Persian proverb "to play with the tail of a lion"?

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What's the meaning of "Wanted on Voyage"?

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The term for a person who provides a reference for someone for a job

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Help, the "onus" is on me! What do you call whatever it is I'm supposed to do with it?

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"Subterranean", but for planets/surfaces other than Earth

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A figure of speech to illustrate the irreversibility of an action

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A pair of earrings that don't match

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Better word for 'believe' or 'think'

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A single word for "moved around a lot"?

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When somebody is watching something for so long they stop seeing details

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A word that means "small gift"?

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The word for discrimination against people from other regions within a country?

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Micromanage: specifically related to parenting

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Making a small 'optimization' which instead actually leads to disaster

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Which word begins with "y" and looks like an axe in this picture?

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How to express in a diplomatic, but not too subtle, way that an old (and popular) notion should be dismissed in favor of a new (and better) one?

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What Are Some Pejorative Terms for the Words "Boat" or "Ship"?

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