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noun as in dependence

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It is Jones’s top legislative priority, and therefore will pass out of her chamber.

Other bills from Jones would exempt certain sexual offenders from laws facilitating the early release of elderly prisoners, impose much harsher penalties on people who steal packages outside of people’s homes.

There are a lot of steps that need to be traveled to get there, but Jones is confident in the near-term success of the project.

I am confident that Ann’s professional experience in both Senator Leahy and Senator Jones’s offices will ensure a successful tenure as she continues to serve the institution of the Senate.

Conway and Jones’ strategy is a fairly common one among mathematicians, who often look for special types of solutions when they study polynomial equations.

“I think the types of stories we do are very similar to what happened with hip-hop,” says Jones.

Jones is a veteran of another beloved-yet-controversial animated series on Adult Swim, The Boondocks.

As this excellent piece in Mother Jones describes, however, Holsey had outrageously poor representation during his trial.

Sid Vicious is stomping all over Steve Jones, about to smash in his guitar (again).

“The golden age of Parisian smiles nurtured, and was nurtured by, the rise of dentistry as a vocation,” writes Jones.

Mr. Jones swung round a large iron key he held in his hand, and light dawned upon him.

To know, to love, and to be loved by such a man as Burne-Jones was a supreme blessing in his life.

But the ill-natured people were quite wrong; it was not Messrs. Jones who paid Mrs. Charmington's bills.

Why use dangerous cosmetics when Jones' soap retains youth and health for the complexion, and fosters the development of beauty?

Ill-natured people said that Mrs. Charmington owed a great deal to Messrs. Jones.


On this page you'll find 33 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to jones, such as: bag, bent, craving, dependence, enslavement, and fixation.

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