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noun as in bouquet

noun as in wreath

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Lei Huazhen is a handsome woman and unusually tall for an inhabitant of Sichuan.

“Media concerned know in their heart what they did wrong,” Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei explained afterward.

If not for its political angles, the Lei exposé is hardly the most eye-catching of Chinese sex scandals.

Lei, 54, is now under investigation for allegedly giving profitable construction deals to both his mistress and his brother.

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Hong Lei advised mainland citizens to “express their appeals in a rational and legal way.”

Sumar lei af, ok frtti rhallr ekki til sauamanns, ok engi kunni skyn honum.

Heyru menn til sauamanns ǫndveran daginn, en mir er lei daginn.

Tk at fjka, ok geri hr um kveldit; kmu menn til ta, ok lei sv fram at dagsetri; eigi kom Glmr heim.

But her picture was not worth five lei, as you can see for yourself.

"A Lei non posso dar un rifiuto," said he, meeting her shining eyes; and he gravely gathered the money and slung his tray.


On this page you'll find 27 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lei, such as: garland, pot, vase, wreath, boutonniere, and buttonhole.

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