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  • 2. alter ego
    Part of Speech: noun
    Definition: other side to personality
    Synonyms: doppelganger, evil twin, second self


    3. alter ego
    Part of Speech: noun
    Definition: companion
    Synonyms: buddy, chum, confidante, counterpart, doppelganger*, pal, soul mate
    * = informal/non-formal usage

    4. counterpart
    Part of Speech: noun
    Definition: match; identical part or thing
    Synonyms: analogue, carbon copy, complement, copy, correlate, correlative, correspondent, dead ringer, ditto*, doppelganger , duplicate, equal, equivalent, fellow, like, look alike, mate, obverse, opposite, opposite number, peas in a pod, pendant, ringer, spit and image, spitting image, supplement, tally, twin, two of a kind

    5. poltergeist
    Part of Speech: noun
    Definition: ghost
    Synonyms: apparition, appearance, banshee, demon, doppelganger , haunter, kelpie, phantasm, phantom, revenant, specter, spirit, spook, vision, visitor

    6. specter
    Part of Speech: noun
    Definition: ghost
    Synonyms: apparition, appearance, demon, doppelganger , phantasm, phantom, poltergeist, presence, shadow, spirit, spook, vision

    7. spitting image
    Part of Speech: noun
    Definition: exact likeness
    Synonyms: Doppelganger , carbon copy, clone, copy, dead ringer, double, duplicate, eidetic image, exact counterpart, exact duplicate, exact likeness, facsimile, image of, likeness, living image, living picture, look-alike, lookalike, match, mirror image, picture of, replica, ringer, spit and image, twin, very image




    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition
    Copyright © 2010 by the Philip Lief Group.

    June 13, 2010

  • Betty-
    1. n.
    some fake drugs; a bad drug buy. : John's supplier slipped him some betty.

    2. n.
    a good-looking girl or woman. (Usually Betty.) : Who's your new Betty, Bob?

    Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
    Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw Hill.

    April 29, 2010

  • http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre

    Chicago Manual Style (CMS): zaffre. Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com Unabridged. Random House, Inc. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre (accessed: April 26, 2010).

    Modern Language Association (MLA):"zaffre." Dictionary.com Unabridged. Random House, Inc. 26 Apr. 2010. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre>.

    Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE):Dictionary.com, "zaffre," in Dictionary.com Unabridged. Source location: Random House, Inc. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre. Available: http://dictionary.reference.com. Accessed: April 26, 2010.
    BibTeX Bibliography Style (BibTeX) @article Dictionary.com2010, title = {Dictionary.com Unabridged,
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    url = http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre'>http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre,#discuss'> –noun
    an artificial mixture, resembling smalt, containing cobalt oxide and, usually, silica, used to produce a blue color in glass and in ceramic glazes.
    Also, zaffre.

    Origin:
    1655–65; < It zaffera, perh. < L sapphīra sapphire

    American Psychological Association (APA): zaffre. (n.d.). Dictionary.com Unabridged. Retrieved April 26, 2010, from Dictionary.com website: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre

    Chicago Manual Style (CMS): zaffre. Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com Unabridged. Random House, Inc. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre (accessed: April 26, 2010).

    Modern Language Association (MLA):"zaffre." Dictionary.com Unabridged. Random House, Inc. 26 Apr. 2010. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre>.

    Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE):Dictionary.com, "zaffre," in Dictionary.com Unabridged. Source location: Random House, Inc. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre. Available: http://dictionary.reference.com. Accessed: April 26, 2010.
    BibTeX Bibliography Style (BibTeX) @article Dictionary.com2010, title = {Dictionary.com Unabridged,
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    url = http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre'>http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/zaffre,

    April 27, 2010

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