10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DUNCICAL»
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The Gilded Tongue: Overly Eloquent Words for Everyday Things
DUNCICAL (DU H N-si-kuhl) : adj. from dunce, from theologian John Duns
Scotus, whose writings and philosophy were ridiculed in the sixteenth century:
stupid. Young people who participate in drinking contests can suffer gravely for
Designs on Truth: The Poetics of the Augustan Mock-Epic
Indeed, Cibber's new, bad eminence redounds fully to Theobald's discredit.
Critics have liked to speak of the duncical literary productions as signs of Britain's
cultural decline. What the Variorum argued and the final Dunciad made clearer is
Merriam-Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary
... deadened, dejected, deluster, discolor, downcast, duncical, enfeeble, hebetate
, hopeless, imbecile, lifeless, listless, lowering, monotone, nubilous, overcast,
plodding, retarded, sluggish, weariful 9 bloodless, brainless, colorless,
A complete dictionary of the english and german languages ...
Duncical, dnn'-sè-kUl, adj. — ly, я dr. bitffbpfig, bunim. Duncify, dou'-ee-fljT. a.
butnm тпфеп. Dung,d5ng,8. ... Dunner, duu'-пЙг, s. 3Jínb»ír, т. л [и'ф. Dunnish.
dun'-nîsh, adj. brnim« Dunny, d&n'-ne, adj. hart&örig. Dnnsical, s. Duncical. Duo
Dictionary of the English and German languages for general ...
[(ein, т. Dunflgon. dnn'-l-gon, a. 'Jib- Dunce, datue, a. Dm nun fepf, m, DuJicery,
dan'-aar-e.a. Dunuii« brit, f. Dunch, dannh, adj. им\Ь. Duncical, dñi/-?e-kSl, adj.
— ly, adr. bidTÜpfigi Ьнтт. Duncify, dan'-ae-fl, t. a. bumm ШОф(П. Dung, dang, a.
Lumen: Selected Proceedings from the Canadian Society for ...
Interestingly, The Dunciad Variorum compiles its own catalogue of duncical
offenders. 'Appendix II' offers A list of books, papers, and verses, in which our
author was abused, printed before the publication of The Dunciad: with the true
The Church History of Britain, from the Birth of Jesus ...
Chequered, cheveril, (flexible,) chops, (exchanges,) co-arctated, compt,
complices, convelled, coparceny, corrasive, cor-rivality. Datary, decession,
decoring, (adorning,) defalk, detectable, discede, disherison, disorderliness,
duncical, to depart ...
Thomas Fuller, James Nicholas, 1842
The Paraselene Dismantled of Her Cloud Or: Baxterianism ...
... in another not :which may serve not T. D, only, .who hath more Senses toone
Scripture than every one hath, or he should have, tho nor enough to serve his
turn, but also the veriest duncical Disputant in the World z yea at this rate, when
Essays on Subjects Connected with the Reformation in ...
... of Romish idolaters and diligent students of ' duncical dregs, disciples of great
hope in the sincere and true evangelic ' doctrine, have by the hearing of these
names of reproach and despite Burnet would have placed among " the grave and
Samuel Roffey Maitland, 1849
The Poetry of Pope's Dunciad
No less important than the general design of the two poems are certain
significant phrases which remind us how close On Silence is to the duncical
world of Dulness. The "gentle Reign" of Silence, for example, foreshadows the
yawning rule of ...
5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DUNCICAL»
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... have a glaring gap in their game, and it's all the more sore a spot for its geographical nature: they have been downright "duncical" at home. «Defending Big D, Mar 15»
Dallas Stars Daily Links: Is Ryan Garbutt a Dirty Player?
Here Antoine has been playing really well this year and avoiding a lot of the "duncical" penalties, and then his sometimes-linemate goes and ... «Defending Big D, Dec 14»
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... Girl seemed to have considered the insensitivity behind her post and decided to remove it and replace it with something a bit less duncical, ... «Examiner.com, Jan 14»
Hey fat face! JOE reviews Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
... much bigger star now of course) and a strangely unfunny and duncical handling of an "oh my god there's a black woman in power" storyline involving Meagan ... «JOE, Dec 13»
'The Canterbury Tales'
There are duncical translations that turn the poem into a different entity altogether. Surely no one can doubt that this splendid work should ... «Los Angeles Times, Nov 08»