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Ali has been making the rounds in London social circles as the pet project of a man named Captain William Meadows.

And that they might be fast-tracking their competing pet project at the very same time?

The library was the pet project of Mubarak's wife, Suzanne, who had been chairwoman of the board of trustees.

One prisoner said Mandela was “fanatical” about his pet project, growing 2,000 chilies, nearly 1,000 tomatoes, and watermelons.

Viacom's billionaire owner wants to know who's badmouthing his girl-band pet project to The Daily Beast.

He himself cared for nothing but his pet project, and stayed in his cabin, consulting his map of the Pole.

Sometimes a son or daughter wants to carry out a pet project without any advice or warning or help from anybody.

His pet project, over which he had spent many a sleepless hour, now seemed in a fair way of being realized.

The denominational system would defeat their darling hope, their pet project, and require them to live and let live.

It was a pet project of the men he knew best in the Bellevue Club—the polo-playing set.


On this page you'll find 97 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pet project, such as: activity, business, company, firm, operation, and program.

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