dismal science

noun

the dismal science a name for economics coined by Thomas Carlyle

Nearby words

  1. dislocation fracture,
  2. dislodge,
  3. disloyal,
  4. disloyalty,
  5. dismal,
  6. dismal swamp,
  7. dismally,
  8. dismantle,
  9. dismast,
  10. dismay

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