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#connotations

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Although, this is often used with negative connotations, I see ideology as an inherent part of culture.


Dario Fo


#connotations #culture #i #i see #ideology

It's a technical, fairly difficult job that has no particular political connotations, so I doubt there are any big campaign contributors dying to be on the Fed. And remember, it doesn't pay very well, certainly by Republican standards.


Alice Rivlin


#big #campaign #certainly #connotations #contributors

I don't know of many evangelicals who want to deny gay couples their legal rights. However, most of us don't want to call it marriage, because we think that word has religious connotations, and we're not ready to see it used in ways that offend us.


Tony Campolo


#call #connotations #couples #deny #evangelicals

I think sometimes there are negative connotations for those who have a business mind as well as a creative side.


Alexander Wang


#connotations #creative #i #i think #mind

I prefer to speak of 'interdimensionals' rather than 'extraterrestrials' because the latter has connotations of 'little green men' and all the other cliche responses. Nor does it tell the full story.


David Icke


#cliche #connotations #does #full #green

I know many people on the left are suspicious of words like Americanization. To them, it can sound like a cover for white privilege and warmongering. It suggests arrogance and groupthink. But these connotations are not fixed. It is in our power to reshape them by recalling the best of America.


Eric Liu


#arrogance #best #connotations #cover #fixed

He showed the words “chocolate cake” to a group of Americans and recorded their word associations. “Guilt” was the top response. If that strikes you as unexceptional, consider the response of French eaters to the same prompt: “celebration.


Michael Pollan


#chocolate #chocolate-cake #connotations #food #french

Sensitive," I tried. Sam translated: "Squishy." "Creative." "Dangerously emo." "Thoughtful." "Feng shui." I laughed so hard I snorted. "How do you get feng shui out of 'thoughtful'?" "You know, because in feng shui, you arrange furniture and plants and stuff in thoughtful ways." Sam shrugged. "To make you calm. Zenlike. Or something. I'm not one hundred percent sure how it all works, besides the thoughtful part.


Maggie Stiefvater


#humor #word-association #humor






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