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  • 41 money — noun (U) 1 what you earn by working and what you spend in order to buy things: The repairs will cost a lot of money. | earn money: She barely earns enough money to live on. | save money: We re not going on holiday this year we re trying to save… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 42 hush — I. verb Etymology: back formation from husht hushed, from Middle English hussht, from huissht, interjection used to enjoin silence Date: 1546 transitive verb 1. calm, quiet < hushed the children as they entered the library > 2. to put at rest …

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  • 43 Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte — Infobox Film name = Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte caption = Promotional Poster for Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte director = Robert Aldrich producer = Robert Aldrich writer = Henry Farrell (story screenplay), Lukas Heller (screenplay) starring =… …

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  • 44 money — n. 1) to coin, make, produce; counterfeit money 2) to circulate money 3) to earn, make money 4) to bank; change; deposit; put up; raise; refund, return; save; spend; squander, throw away; tie up; withdraw money 5) to borrow; lend money 6) to… …

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  • 45 blood money — index hush money Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 46 corrupt money — index bribe, hush money Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 47 blood money — Synonyms and related words: account, allowance, amends, assessment, atonement, bill, blackmail, compensation, consideration, damages, emolument, fee, footing, guerdon, honorarium, hush money, indemnification, indemnity, initiation fee, meed,… …

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  • 48 Life After Cash Money — Infobox Album Name = Life After Cash Money Type = Album Artist = B.G. (rapper) Released = July 27 2004 Recorded = 2003 2004 Genre = Southern Rap Label = Chopper City, Koch Producer = Christopher Dorsey(Executive) Carol Dorsey (Executive) C Los… …

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  • 49 Chantage (película) — Hush Money Título Chantage Ficha técnica Dirección Sidney Lanfield Guion Philip Klein, Sidney Lanfield, Dudley Nichols, Courtney Terrett …

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  • 50 hushmoney — hush money n. Informal A bribe paid to keep something secret. * * * …

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  • 51 bribe — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. graft, bait; grease, payola, fix, hush money (all sl.). v. t. overtip; suborn, tempt, corrupt, grease [the palm]. See offer, purchase. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. graft, fee, reward, hush money, sop, lure …

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  • 52 bribe — 1 n: a benefit (as money) given, promised, or offered in order to influence the judgment or conduct of a person in a position of trust (as an official or witness) compare kickback bribe 2 vt bribed, brib·ing: to influence (a person) by giving a… …

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  • 53 Fishman Affidavit — The Fishman Affidavit is a set of court documents submitted by ex Scientologist Steven Fishman in 1993 in the federal case, Church of Scientology International v. Fishman and Geertz (Case No. CV 91 6426 (HLH (Tx) U.S. District Court for the… …

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  • 54 Arnaldo Lerma — Infobox Person name=Arnie Lerma imagesize=150px birth date=November 18, 1950 residence=Alexandria, Virginia occupation=A/V technicianArnaldo (Arnie) Pagliarini Lerma (born November 18, 1950) is an American writer and activist, a former… …

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  • 55 blackmail — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. extortion, hush money, protection, shakedown (sl.). See stealing, payment, threat. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. hush money, protection*, extortion, shakedown*; see bribe . v. Syn. extort, exact, coerce,… …

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  • 56 Night Passage (Parker novel) — Night Passage   …

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  • 57 graft — I noun blackmail, bribery, corruption, exploitation, fraudulent income, hush money, illegal profit, illicit profit, illicit revenue, inserere, kickback, money illegally acquired, political corruption, profiteering, property illegally acquired,… …

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  • 58 If I Did It — If I Did It: Confessions of the Killer   …

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  • 59 Henry Cisneros payments controversy — The Henry Cisneros payments controversy was a lengthy investigation begun in 1995 into allegations that Henry Cisneros, United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development during the Presidency of Bill Clinton, had lied to the FBI background …

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  • 60 blackmail — black·mail / blak ˌmāl/ n [originally, payment extorted from farmers in Scotland and northern England, from black + dialectal mail payment, rent]: extortion or coercion by often written threats esp. of public exposure, physical harm, or criminal… …

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