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  • noun rare Plural form of undoing.

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Examples

  • The uncredited episodes, with titles like "The Legend of the Official Visit" and "The Legend of the Chicken Driver," skew to satirical undoings of party orthodoxy and folkwise apocrypha illustrating the foibles of human nature.

    Documentary Dramas and Communist Comedies

  • A wall builds between me and the day ahead—a whirlpool of impossible decisions and undoings.

    Crossing the Tracks

  • I remember drowning in the flood, remember all kinds of undoings in all kinds of disastrous circumstances.

    Virginity

  • A wall builds between me and the day ahead—a whirlpool of impossible decisions and undoings.

    Crossing the Tracks

  • The various doings and undoings of the Bush Administration are extremely painful to look back at without a shield of humor such as the Daily Show or the Colbert Report.

    Saying Goodbye to the Bush Administration… in Verse | Spontaneous ∂erivation

  • The fact Spenser had his hand in such dastardly doings and undoings.

    Dead heads and humanists

  • That isn't to say that the components of the disaster were unknown -- the subprime crisis, the earlier financial undoings of Fannie Mae and Bear Stearns this summer, and the sudden collapse of Lehman Brothers last week.

    Social surprises

  • His undoing arrived — well, how many undoings were there really?

    Well, A Good Polka It Is For My Good Friend Lee Siegel : Edward Champion’s Reluctant Habits

  • That isn't to say that the components of the disaster were unknown -- the subprime crisis, the earlier financial undoings of Fannie Mae and Bear Stearns this summer, and the sudden collapse of Lehman Brothers last week.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • Proserpine a black lamb, Neptune a bull (read more in [6525] Stuckius at large), besides sheep, cocks, corals, frankincense, to their undoings, as if their gods were affected with blood or smoke.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

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