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{adj: stalwart, stout} dependable
"the stalwart citizens at Lexington"
"a stalwart supporter of the UN"
"stout hearts"

{adj: un-American} considered contrary to the best interests of the United States

{adj: un-come-at-able, un-get-at-able, ungetatable} difficult to reach or attain

{adv: right-down} positively
"a regular right-down bad 'un"--Charles Dickens

{n: Iran-Iraq War, Gulf War} a dispute over control of the waterway between Iraq and Iran broke out into open fighting in 1980 and continued until 1988, when they accepted a UN cease-fire resolution

{n: United Nations agency, UN agency} an agency of the United Nations

{n: United Nations, UN} an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security

{n: Yalu River} a battle in the Korean War (November 1950); when UN troops advanced north to the Yalu River 200,000 Chinese troops crossed the river and drove them back

{n: alpha privative} the negative prefix a- or un-

{n: blackjack, twenty-one, vingt-et-un} a gambling game using cards; the object is to hold cards having a higher count than those dealt to the bank up to but not exceeding 21

{n: googly, wrong 'un, bosie, bosie ball} a cricket ball bowled as if to break one way that actually breaks in the opposite way

{n: landing stage} platform from which passengers and cargo can be (un)loaded


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