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  • superlative most barefooted) Wearing nothing on the feet; barefoot. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 9: There were no roads, only
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  • because they are considered to be morally wrong or detrimental. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 146: We now had no alternative
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  • an astute ANC insider who spent ten years on Robben Island alongside Nelson Mandela and the other “grandees” of the movement. A person who is within an
    2 KB (138 words) - 21:51, 24 April 2016
  • attendants, servants etc.; a domestic or family establishment. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 5: Although I was a member of
    5 KB (228 words) - 11:42, 23 May 2016
  • passed on the Park side. (figuratively) Valuable, desirable. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p.85: Gaur was an example of a man
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  • unlearned or unlearnt) (transitive) To discard the knowledge of. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 80: It was another lesson from
    919 bytes (66 words) - 01:17, 26 April 2016
  • patrilineal ‎(not comparable) Pertaining to descent through male lines. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 4: The Xhosa are a proud and
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  • or misapprehension; to unveil a falsehood held by (somebody). 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 140: If we had any hopes or illusions
    1 KB (76 words) - 17:11, 18 January 2016
  • Steadfast in purpose or intention; unalterable, unyielding. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 101: I pleaded with him not to
    2 KB (138 words) - 19:26, 25 April 2016
  • articles on: Mandela (disambiguation) Wikipedia From Xhosa Mandela. IPA(key): /mænˈdelə/ Mandela A Xhosa surname​, notably borne by Nelson Mandela. surname
    2 KB (37 words) - 23:21, 25 January 2016
  • nationalist; someone who subscribes to the doctrine of Africanism. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 194: The ANC was criticized by
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  • let's line,’ he said to Ben. ‘We can fill up at a shebeen.’ 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 88: On almost every corner there
    1 KB (133 words) - 23:03, 25 April 2016
  • were narrow slits of dark in a tight bandage of tissue. […]. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 95: It was reassuring to be back
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  • /ʌnˈsəːkəmsʌɪzd/ uncircumcised ‎(not comparable) Not circumcised. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 30: In my tradition, an uncircumcised
    1 KB (93 words) - 17:48, 18 January 2016
  • wrong is undressed when retribution overtakes its redresser. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 495: The remoteness of the prison
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  • liturgical word hosanna ‎(plural hosannas) A cry of ‘hosanna’. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 23: The hall rang with the hosannas
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  • fibers used for rope. The fibre of the plant. (rare) A sisal mat. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 456: Our bedding consisted of
    1 KB (81 words) - 06:12, 17 May 2016
  • in the belly I knew thee. The lower fuselage of an airplane. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 454: There was no heat, and we
    9 KB (260 words) - 23:46, 24 April 2016
  • event etc.) to one's mind; to remember, recollect. [from 16th c.] 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 10: In fact, I hardly recall
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  • ‎(uncountable) (figuratively) Firmess, inflexibility, sternness. 1994, Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom, Abacus 2010, p. 41: Reverend Harris ran Clerkebury
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