devoré

Word Origin for devoré

from French, past participle of dévorer to devour
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Contemporary Examples of devoré

  • "Look at what Sharron Angle did raising $14 million," DeVore says.

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    The Original Tea Partier

    Bryan Curtis

    October 20, 2010

  • The former Hewlett-Packard CEO just spent $5.5 million of her own money to beat Rep. Tom Campbell and Assemblyman Chuck DeVore.

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    A New 'Year of the Woman'

    Clara Bingham

    June 11, 2010

  • "So far as any publicity is good publicity, you could say that about a car wreck on the side of the freeway," Devore said.

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    John Avlon, Benjamin Sarlin

    February 18, 2010

  • "If I beat Barbara Boxer, we will have taken over the Senate," Devore said.

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    John Avlon, Benjamin Sarlin

    February 18, 2010

  • Devore, for his part, said he was loathe to tinker with Senate traditions.

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    John Avlon, Benjamin Sarlin

    February 18, 2010

Historical Examples of devoré