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Like Alexander the Great, who supposedly wept because there were no more worlds to conquer, Vescovo sets a goal of traveling to the bottom of all five oceans because he needs a new challenge.
A JOURNEY TO THE BOTTOM OF THE OCEANS — ALL FIVE OF THEMLUCINDA ROBBDECEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Sally Hubbard, the director of enforcement strategy at the Open Markets Institute, explained that the “divide and conquer strategy” is due to resource constraints, “with different enforcers focusing on different aspects of Google’s monopolization.”
40 MORE STATES HAVE TARGETED GOOGLE WITH ITS THIRD ANTITRUST LAWSUIT IN TWO MONTHSEILEEN GUODECEMBER 17, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
It’s a reference to the legend of controversial Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés ordering his ships be torched to eliminate the possibility of retreat when attempting to conquer the Aztec empire.
‘BURN THE BOATS’: TV NETWORKS PLAYING WITH FIRE IN STREAMING PIVOTSTIM PETERSONDECEMBER 9, 2020DIGIDAY
Knowing that there were no safe or proven treatments or an effective vaccine, China relied on proven nonpharmaceutical interventions to conquer the epidemic.
CHINA BEAT THE CORONAVIRUS WITH SCIENCE AND STRONG PUBLIC HEALTH MEASURES, NOT JUST WITH AUTHORITARIANISMLGBTQ-EDITORNOVEMBER 23, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
They wordlessly divide and conquer, each acting as the other’s external memory.
WHY YOU DON’T REALLY KNOW WHAT YOU KNOWKATIE MCLEANOCTOBER 21, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
El Imparcial maintained that he was worthy of being honoured as a 19th century conquering hero.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Even Benny caught the fever of conquering the mischievous water which slipped from their grasp like quicksilver.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
On September 14 the conquering army lost sixty-six officers and eleven hundred and four men.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
I saw her quite distinctly: tall and commanding, the radiance of all-conquering love in her eyes.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
The Scots are a nation of hardy, valiant men, whom the English never would have succeeded in conquering by force of arms.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CONQUERING

  • arrived
  • champion
  • conquering
  • on top
  • prizewinning
  • triumphant
  • vanquishing
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