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The use of gay to mean "homosexual" was in origin merely an extension of the word's sexualised connotation of "carefree and uninhibited", which implied a willingness to disregard conventional or respectable sexual mores.

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The mood is down beat- in fact mock Gothic in the Poe inspired sub-plot involving the renovation of the Manor House- and the book is shot through with mordant wit but there are also lighter moments of tenderness and near slapstick.

Brooke was a cultured man - linguist (speaking German with a Lancashire accent), musician, an expert judge of painting, and with his mordant wit, an entertaining speaker; his own literary interests ensured an agreeable style of writing.

mordants The quantities of mordant used in preparing fibre for dyeing have been the subject of much disagreement over recent years.

Play as Nettie: Go to the mordant St. NY.

It was done a disservice by being shown at about 4AM, but I taped it and thoroughly enjoyed watching it. Unlike the former film, Ridicule isn't a light-hearted frippery, but a mordant indictment of French court life just prior to the revolution.

A wary African-American passenger (Rodney Hicks) understandably (and with mordant humor) fears racist treatment from the largely white, rural community.

It is drenched in white-separatist racial solidarity; mordant self-pity; and conspiracy thinking.

TV's most nuanced explorations of health care are on BBC's “Call the Midwife,” set among Anglican nurse-midwives after the Second World War, and HBO's mordant black comedy “Getting On,” about a geriatric ward corroded by for-profit funding.

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