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The whole world seemed pale and void of its original meaning.
With some words, instead of giving the original meaning, he gave a personal meaning, that is he allowed his own sense of humor, feelings or politics, to color the meaning.
What is fundamental are the practices themselves--interpretation of text, invocation of original meaning, and so on--rather than any purported account of their value.
arguably the original meaning of this phrase would not have been
With this, the original meaning has been completely erased because it is not even a cuss word.
The original meaning of shoddy is now largely unknown outside this area, and the word has come to mean of inferior quality, shabby or broken-down.
As the case moved through the courts, lawyers debated the original meaning of Article II, Section 2, Clause 3, which gives the President power "to fill up all Vacancies that may happen during the Recess of the Senate.
These phrases often get used with little conscious sense of their original meaning," noted the report, in which the author cited a friend's Facebook status that said he grew up in Long Island where the term "schlonged" was commonly used as a verb that meant "thoroughly beaten.
359 states that the "traditional definition of marriage is a union between one man and one woman" and supports "the four dissenting opinions in Obergefell, which uphold the traditional definition of marriage as a union between one man and one woman and the original meaning of the 14th amendment.
Marc Allen goes back to the original meaning of tantra and shows how it can be applied to every moment of your life, excluding nothing.
25) Given Heller's originalism, this should be unsurprising; the advocates of balancing tests and standards of scrutiny do not claim that they have any basis in the original meaning of the Constitution's text.
In the 14th century, English adopted farce from French, retaining its original meaning of "stuffing of forcemeat.