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See the Thesaurus part of the Webster dictionary: 'a bitter dispute acrimonious, virulent, angry, rancorous, spiteful, vicious, vitriolic, savage, ferocious, hate-filled, venomous, poisonous, acrid, …
answered Sep 28 '14 by Brice C.
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"The old-fashioned officers whom they encountered appeared to be 'ivory from the neck up'." From the sources I have searched, the word ivory does not appear to have any specific or metaphorical value …
asked Aug 31 '14 by Brice C.