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noun as in whale

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But there will be a little bit of Orc killing to be seen in the extended cut.

There are a few Orc killings that we actually got knocked back.

One-third of Americans now say that President Obama should be impeached, according to a CNN/ORC poll.

Riding a warg, the Pale Orc watches as the company awaits their free-fall into death.

The CNN/ORC instant poll had a margin of error of plus or minus 4.5 percentage points.

But with the dawn of that morning Orc descended in fire, “and in the vineyards of red France appeared the light of his fury.”

Last she calls upon Orc; “Smile, son of my afflictions; arise and give our mountains joy of thy red light.”

Of these two divinities, called in the mythology Los and Enitharmon, is born the man-child Orc.

Los embraces her, and she begets a child in her own image—a Human Shadow, who is named Orc (passion).

One merely gathers, that Orc releases himself in order to marry the shadowy daughter of Urthona,—Ah!


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On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to orc, such as: mammal, porpoise, baleen, beluga, cetacean, and finback.

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