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Smith has observed that anti-vaccine sentiment transformed from what she thought was “a fringe belief” into common parlance over the summer.These Moms Work as Doctors and Scientists. But They've Also Taken On Another Job: Fighting COVID-19 Misinformation Online|Eliana Dockterman|March 24, 2021|Time
In retail parlance, luxury-goods sales have been “underpenetrated” online, but the pandemic is changing that.Farfetch CEO José Neves on How the Pandemic Drove Fashion Sales Online|Eben Shapiro|February 14, 2021|Time
Rockaway, in surfing parlance, is a left-handed beach break, or jetty break.
It’s yet another lesson in the virtues of patience—in investor parlance, the buy-and-hold strategy.Investors pull back on vaccine jitters and earnings woes|Bernhard Warner|October 14, 2020|Fortune
Or, to put it in their own parlance, DTC startups like to follow in the footsteps of Amazon, and declare themselves customer-obsessed.By being too customer-obsessed, DTC startups are failing their retail employees|Anna Hensel|August 21, 2020|Digiday
But Scott, in taking the parlance of the street to the SportsCenter desk, helped affirm its ascendance.Remembering ESPN’s Sly, Cocky, and Cool Anchor Stuart Scott|Stereo Williams|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It always surprises you to hear the Arabic pronunciation of words that have entered American parlance.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Reviews seemed to range a short spectrum between turnip (a dud, in the French parlance) and not-a-complete-turnip.
The campaign finance laws at issue in these cases are what, in First Amendment parlance, are known as content-neutral.The First Amendment Doesn’t Protect the Right to Buy the American Government|Geoffrey R. Stone|April 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dr. Tanning assured me that these feelings were not just ANTS (“automatic negative thoughts,” in therapy parlance).
In vulgar parlance this book is not your own or our own, but "yourn" or "ourn," or it may be "hisn" or "hern."Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
A filler, be it known, in technical parlance means that portion of the tobacco of which the inside of the cigar is made.
In common parlance, the word Suyu was dropped, and the termination a in Anta was converted into is.
He touched nothing but what in commercial parlance is termed 'gilt-edged,' and of this he purchased almost daily for thirty years.
Then came the leadsman's long-drawn chant, once so familiar, the monotonous repeating in river parlance of the depths of water.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine