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Yet the scenery for this annus mirabilis production has always been rather flimsy.The Volgograd Bombings and the Return of Big Terror to Russia|Michael Weiss|January 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was an annus mirabilis for the hideous (Putin, Assad, Cyrus), an annus horribilis for just about everyone else.
Affleck later called the period the “annus horribilis of my life.”A Look Back at ‘Gigli,’ the Infamous Bennifer-Starring Film, on Its 10th Anniversary|Marlow Stern|August 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The incident caps an annus horribilis for the Spanish Royal Family.
Finally, last season, Idol's annus horribilis, the wheels fell off the cart entirely.
The year 1814 was an annus mirabilis for England, as will be seen as it is unfolded.Social England under the Regency, Vol. 1 (of 2)|John Ashton.
Only in a single poem, that of the "Annus Mirabilis," in 1671, had he given any true indications of his surpassing powers.History of the English People, Volume VI (of 8)|John Richard Green
This has been everywhere an 'annus mirabilis' for bad weather, and it continues here still.The PG Edition of Chesterfield's Letters to His Son|The Earl of Chesterfield
Nosti mores mulierum: Dum moliuntur, dum comuntur, annus est.A Christian Directory (Volume 1 of 4)|Richard Baxter
Compare the medieval proverb:—'Hoc facit una dies quod totus denegat annus.'Chaucer's Works, Volume 5 (of 7) -- Notes to the Canterbury Tales|Geoffrey Chaucer