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- adj. Of, or relating to the Titans, a race in ancient mythology.
- proper n. RMS Titanic, a cruise liner that sank on its maiden voyage on April 14, 1912.
- proper n. A cautionary tale about overconfidence.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. The name of a large ocean liner which hit an iceberg and sank on its maiden voyage from England to New York in 1912, with the loss of hundreds of lives. Also, the name of several movies made about the incident.
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Thunderbird's Stefan Michel describes what he calls the Titanic effect -- when a company believes it's not subject to customer-service problems -- and how to tell if your company has this mind-set.
LOS ANGELES — Gloria Stuart, the 1930s Hollywood beauty who gave up acting for 30 years and later became the oldest Academy Award acting nominee as the spunky survivor in "Titanic," has died.
The time it took the boat in "Titanic" sunk mirrored the time the actual boat took to sink.
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Here we come back to the core question, of whether or not the "Twilight" franchise has the legs to join "Titanic" in the ranks of widely accepted female-oriented blockbusters.
Continue to rearrange the deck chairs whilst the Titanic is sinking?
I'd say Titanic is one of his weaker scripts myself.
(Did I really say I hated him back when he starred in Titanic?)
They said these same things about the actors in Titanic when it was so popular and we all know how that turned out.