[ fin-boh-guh-daw-ter; Icelandic fin-baw-gah-doh-tir ]
/ ˌfɪn boʊ gəˈdɔ tər; Icelandic ˈfɪn bɔ gɑˈdoʊ tɪr /
Vig·dís [Icelandic vig-dees], /Icelandic ˈvɪg dis/, born 1930, Icelandic political leader: president 1980–96, the first woman in the world to be elected head of state in a democratic national election.
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
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