Origin of demi-
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Extra dry, for example, is actually sweeter than brut, which is drier than demi-sec, which is somewhat sweet.
Other targets of this critical mauling include Madonna, Sharon Osborne, and Demi Moore.
But, the Yahwist describes the Nephilim as “heroes that were of old, warriors of renown,” not as gods or even demi-gods.The Backstory of ‘Noah’ Is Full of Giants, Horny Angels, and a Grieving God|Tim Townsend|March 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even Demi Lovato appeared to support Jonas and respect his honesty.How Likable Is Alec Baldwin After His ‘New York Magazine’ Confessional?|Amy Zimmerman|February 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gomez voluntarily spent two weeks in rehab last month, and Demi sticks up for bestie Selena as she works out her emotional life.Inside Philip Seymour Hoffman's Funeral; 'Lego Movie' Is Really Good|Culture Team|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They surround themselves with the atmosphere of the demi-monde and forget that a wrinkle is as fatal as a chaperon.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
The author of Peace and War seemed to him, in his own words, not so much an ordinary mortal as a demi-god.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
It breathed kind affection, with one or two demi-maternal cautions about his health, and to be very prudent for her sake.It Is Never Too Late to Mend|Charles Reade
The four cardinal points are so many demi-gods, of whom the West, called Kabeun, has priority of age.The Indian in his Wigwam|Henry R. Schoolcraft
It hadn't been anywhere near as simple as the Investiture he had gone through to become a demi-God.Pagan Passions|Gordon Randall Garrett