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noun as in past events, experiences


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If so, it’s because Facebook identified you as someone who has the potential to lead the group, as you don’t have a history of violations.

“Encores” is a weekly online series highlighting past performances from the historic Folger stage, recalling the rich history of public programming at the Folger.

Five of California’s 10 largest fires in modern history are all burning at once.

So Brazil has an unfortunate history of sensitive data finding its way onto the internet.

Three of the largest fires in history burned simultaneously in a ring around the San Francisco Bay Area.

As an example of good science-and-society policymaking, the history of fluoride may be more of a cautionary tale.

Certain features of its history suggest why this may be the case.

The well, ghost or no ghost, is certainly a piece of history with a bold presence.

“Lockheed Martin has a long history of misrepresenting facts,” Wheeler added.

Although Huckabee's condescending tone - like that of an elementary school history teacher - makes it difficult to take seriously.

The well-worn aphorism of the Frenchman, “History repeats itself,” was about to assert itself.

Had not this Indian plant been discovered, the whole history of some portions of America would have been far different.

Be Bry in his History of Brazil describes its use and also some interesting particulars concerning the plant.

I cannot see in science, nor in experience, nor in history any signs of such a God, nor of such intervention.

History gives them scant notice, and the Federal government has failed to reward them as they deserve.

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On this page you'll find 59 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to history, such as: past, antiquity, yesterday, yesteryear, ancient times, and bygone times.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.