Definition of Cynicisms

1. Noun. (plural of cynicism) ¹



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Definition of Cynicisms

1. cynicism [n] - See also: cynicism

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cynicisms

cynancum
cynanthropies
cynanthropy
cynarctomachy
cynarrhodium
cynegetic
cynegetics
cynganeddion
cynghanedd
cynic
cynic spasm
cynical
cynically
cynicalness
cynicism
cynicisms (current term)
cynick
cynics
cynipid gall wasp
cynipid wasp
cynism
cyno-
cynocephaly
cynodont
cynodonts
cynolatry
cynological
cynologist
cynologists
cynology

Literary usage of Cynicisms

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1. The American Historical Review by American Historical Association (1902)
"Thus it can only be described as one of Nature's huge cynicisms that he, the darling and exemplar of the German Alt/Gärung, should have become identified ..."

2. The Quarterly Journal of Economics by Harvard University (1888)
"But there arc a freshness and candor about it that are delightful : its wit is keen.edged, while the sprinkling of small cynicisms is only such as to ..."

3. Mark Twain: The Personal and Literary Life of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine (1912)
"And Lord I to think that this boy, who is so real to me now, and so booming with fresh young blood and bountiful life, and sappy cynicisms about girls, ..."

4. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1863)
"This morning, stung by some of his cynicisms, I lost >ny temper and offended Mr. Smith. Shall I apologize and ask him to remain PI will, if you wish it. ..."

5. The Bookman (1906)
"For he is the sort of person who fondly fancies he holds the key to every feminine trick, and is constantly throwing out complacent little cynicisms about ..."

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