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Meanwhile, big dollar advertising campaigns have taken an explicit rainbow-hued slant.
Instead, everyone agrees it has simply reinscribed too big to fail as explicit law.
Rowling is careful, explicit even, to note that this woman was not “the real Dolores Umbridge.”J.K. Rowling Pens the Greatest Horror Story Ever: Dolores Umbridge Was Real|Kevin Fallon|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The report offers no explicit policy recommendations but its most striking example of a successful drug policy is in Portugal.
I would have been delighted to shock any confirmation hearing with explicit and shocking stories.Gay Activist David Mixner: I Mercy Killed 8 People|Tim Teeman|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The voice was explicit about what it would do to the Mekinese-occupied areas of Garen if the battleship fled.Talents, Incorporated|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
The promises made to believing prayer are explicit, numerous, and diversified.
Frederick, without giving an explicit reply, said that he would be very much obliged to him if he considered the matter.Sentimental Education Vol 1|Gustave Flaubert
Really, I can't say, and I don't know that I've explicit authority for my statement.A Traveler from Altruria: Romance|William Dean Howells
Speak for yourself, my child; it is necessary to be explicit.