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noun as in brook

noun as in river

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Released on March 24, 1971, the conceptual song cycle of a poetic middle-aged lecher crashing his Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost and subsequently romancing the teenage Nelson, profoundly impacted everyone from Beck to Air, Portishead to Pulp.

On the day of the Capitol attack, Beck said, he emailed the younger Liebengood to see how he was doing.

Beck’s writing has appeared in The Atlantic and Esquire, and she has served as executive editor at Vogue and editor-in-chief of Jezebel.

Finally, “it always helps to focus on someone else instead of yourself,” Beck said.

Beck recommended asking yourself what you can do despite the situation, and then creating a plan to put it into action.

By Ana Marie Cox Just in time for Christmas, Glenn Beck goes for hipster-chic as a conservative fashion statement.

Beck is a close student of history and propaganda, and especially the history of propaganda.

Just in time for Christmas, Glenn Beck goes for hipster-chic as a conservative fashion statement.

Beck is in the same position as any post-industrial capitalist entrepreneur.

What often is forgotten—and what Beck could probably stand to remember—is that the massacre was, technically, a firefight.

Even Chet Belding, who was always at her beck and call, was terribly busy these days.

Love has come rushing to the beck of a tip-tilted chin, or the tone of a voice, or the droop of an eyelid.

Which being done I took leave and supped at my father's, where was my cozen Beck come lately out of the country.

Many men were at his beck throughout that winter, and when the spring-tide came called he a muster and gat him many more.

There was a patient, sweet-smiling woman in nurse's costume who came and went to the beck and call of every man of us.


On this page you'll find 52 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to beck, such as: branch, burn, creek, rill, river, and rivulet.

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