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noun as in parchment

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Knocking—or praising—schools for their share of Pell Grant recipients really is rearranging the deck chairs here.

“Our ambition is to become something of a model in financial management rather than a cause for occasional scandal,” Pell said.

How much time Pell and Kwan have spent actually living in Rhode Island (they have a house in Providence) has come into question.

“We might have to wait and do further lessons after the election,” Pell says lightheartedly, himself a beginner.

Or perhaps she and Pell could try the figure skating pairs event in Pyeongchang in 2018?

We sat down pell-mell, anywhere, I next to Liszt, who kept putting things on my plate.

“I have heard it remarked that she was a very fine woman, Mr. Weller,” said Pell in a sympathising manner.

Mrs. Pell was a very elegant and accomplished woman; her manners were the theme of universal admiration in our neighbourhood.

The scene beggars description; bags, bundles, bales, boxes are pitched out pell-mell.

Sobber was with a chum named Nick Pell, and both eyed Dick in a calculating manner which was highly offensive.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pell, such as: diploma, palimpsest, paper, papyrus, scroll, and sheepskin.

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