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in international law, to taint with crime or illegality; to expose to penalty or subject to forfeiture.
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'I'm not a fan of the tattoos and a couple of them look like they could do with a good wash and a haircut, but it's hard for me not to enjoy their infectiously pop-py music.'
His songs are infectiously emotional, with his accented voice sounding almost like he's crooning out adult lullabies.
And it's all because the Ollster wants to fo cus on racking up some more infectiously catchy No 1s and following his One Direction pals stateside.
The Baghdaddies have been touring the world for 14 years with their uplifting and infectiously, danceable music full of blistering brass, rousing five-part harmonies and a rhythm section that you can't keep still to.
Why not come and kick back in one of our comfortable booths whilst listening to infectiously toe-tapping music from the classic swing years?
Organized by sections based on genre (such as scary or humorous) and country of origin, the infectiously enthusiastic text focuses primarily on science fiction films with the exception of the televised 1969 moon landing.
The annual Durham Miners' Gala takes place from 10am, while this weekend's infectiously noisy Streets of Brass invasion takes place in Darlington from 10.45am.
INFECTIOUSLY GROOVY: Hot Chip hitting the road again
Two years ago, Christopher D Salyers's Face Food brought the curious, cute and infectiously popular phenomenon of charaben, or character bento boxes, into homes across the globe.
Infectiously quirky and brimming with optimism, Brilliant Trees cards send a positive message of peace, love and acceptance to the universe.
Gorilla in the Greenhouse is an infectiously funny, cleverly written, action-packed, professionally produced animated web show that inspires kids to take steps towards a greener environment.
The infectiously upbeat attitude and user-friendly instructions effectively make Dance Lessons 101 a top-of-the-line private classroom.