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(noun) germanic

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teutonic



convince German voters that monetary union was Germanizing France and exporting Teutonic discipline to Latin Europe, turning grasshoppers into ants rather than importing French sloth into Germany

—p.114 Trojan Horse (96) by Yanis Varoufakis
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2 years, 11 months ago


it was possible to smear classical philology as a form of ponderous Teutonic nonsense

due to Germanic influence; this helped pave the way for the rise of English

—p.29 The Rise of English (17) by Terry Eagleton
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2 years, 9 months ago


‘How come Being?’ is a supreme example of a pseudo-question [...] For them, it is really just a ponderous Teutonic way of saying ‘Wow!’

I just think it's a great word

—p.3 Questions and answers (1) by Terry Eagleton
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2 years, 11 months ago