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The final decision rests with states, which have been planning in earnest in recent weeks to get shots into arms.
PFIZER CORONAVIRUS VACCINE COULD BE CLEARED BY MID-DECEMBER FOLLOWING RELEASE OF DATA SHOWING IT IS MORE THAN 90 PERCENT EFFECTIVELAURIE MCGINLEY, LENA H. SUN, CAROLYN Y. JOHNSONNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Those spending negotiations are expected to begin in earnest this week as lawmakers work to cobble together a massive package wrapping up the 12 annual must-pass spending bills that fund government agencies.
LAME-DUCK CONGRESS AND LAME-DUCK PRESIDENT FACE HUGE CHALLENGES IN COMING WEEKSERICA WERNER, PAUL KANE, YASMEEN ABUTALEBNOVEMBER 8, 2020WASHINGTON POST
His “Take Me, I Love You” borrows Madison Avenue’s tools to make a pitch that’s earnest and even cosmic.
IN THE GALLERIES: REFERENCING THE REVERED WASHINGTON COLORISTS AND BEYONDMARK JENKINSNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Target is taking that one step further by setting up an online reservation system to allow people to get dibs on a spot in a line before leaving their homes on busy shopping days in the holiday season, which is getting started in earnest now.
TARGET IS SETTING UP A RESERVATIONS SYSTEM TO MANAGE LINES ON PEAK HOLIDAY SHOPPING DAYSPHIL WAHBAOCTOBER 22, 2020FORTUNE
Stimulus talks might be bogged down, but investors are getting excited for earnings season, which kicks off in earnest tomorrow.
WHY EARNINGS SEASON COULD BE THE NEXT BIG LIFT FOR STOCKSBERNHARD WARNEROCTOBER 12, 2020FORTUNE
When I look at some of these clips of Miller, especially when he was younger, it’s so hard tell where the trolling ends and the earnest beliefs begin.
STEPHEN MILLER, EXPLAINEDSEAN ILLINGOCTOBER 7, 2020VOX
It’s only recently that chief executives have begun to champion social causes in earnest, a conversion Fortune has been keen on chronicling.
THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS ‘APOLITICAL CULTURE’RHHACKETTFORTUNESEPTEMBER 30, 2020FORTUNE
When she posted her version, which had a Chicago spin, on Instagram, she received an overwhelming response from friends telling her to consider pursuing the craft in earnest.
THE MOM, STUDENT … AND BREAKOUT RAPPERJOSHUA EFERIGHESEPTEMBER 28, 2020OZY
It has always been considered a matter of if, and not when, Nintendo would begin capitalizing in earnest on content from beyond the SNES generation.
NINTENDO RIPS THE SEAL OFF THE NEXT GENERATION OF NOSTALGIA, BUT FANS FRETDEVIN COLDEWEYSEPTEMBER 3, 2020TECHCRUNCH
The FiveThirtyEight NFL prediction model, which launches in earnest next week, doesn’t think the post-Brady Patriots will tumble to the bottom of the league quite yet.
NEWTON CAN REPLACE BRADY, BUT CAN THE PATS REPLACE HALF OF THEIR DEFENSE?NEIL PAINE (NEIL.PAINE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)SEPTEMBER 3, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
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WORDS RELATED TO EARNESTNESS

  • artlessness
  • candor
  • earnestness
  • frankness
  • genuineness
  • good faith
  • goodwill
  • guilelessness
  • heart
  • honor
  • impartiality
  • innocence
  • justice
  • openness
  • probity
  • reliability
  • seriousness
  • sincereness
  • singleness
  • trustworthiness
  • truth
  • truthfulness
  • veracity
  • wholeheartedness
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