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Oregon lawmakers have filed a spate of bills aiming to reverse decades-old timber tax cuts that deprived counties of billions of dollars and to eliminate a quasi-governmental state agency that has acted as a lobbying arm for the industry.

If the Georgia runoffs served as a quasi-midterm, they might suggest that the GOP can’t count on the sort of gains that a party typically wins in midterms.

Some airlines are quite keen on the idea, as a way to return to quasi-normality.

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The commission will review and investigate the operations of at least 14 of Maryland’s quasi-governmental agencies and recommend standards for oversight and accountability, a news release said.

Some socially distanced activities take place in the tent, which, on a recent visit, had all four sides down — a consideration for those trying to avoid quasi-indoor activities.

And, every election, we have our quasi-comic-relief candidates, your Al Haigs and Gary Bauers and Bill Richardsons.

They are often set in quasi-rural areas, with vast parking lots and vacant land surrounding them.

The Southerners had history, ethnicity, culture, slavery, religion, and a quasi-aristocratic honor society to hold them together.

How does one punish the autocratic, omnipotent president of a quasi-superpower?

In the quasi religious world of EDM (electronic dance music), Avicii is on par with God himself.

The Vulgate translates: “Et obviabit illi quasi mater honorificata, et quasi mulier a virginitate suscipiet illum.”

In the New Testament a few examples appear in which his utterances are given a quasi-judicial tone.

Sometimes societies of a quasi religious character exist which persons join, surrendering their property and receiving support.

Atque, vt non putaret, hc nobis auctoribus gesta esse, perinde tamen poste in nos affectus fuit quasi credidisset.

These resemble corporations in some ways, and this is the reason for calling them quasi corporations.


On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to quasi, such as: apparent, apparently, fake, mock, near, and nominal.

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