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OPERA
OPERA, n. A play representing life in another world, whose inhabitants have no speech but song, no motions but gestures and no postures but attitudes. All acting is simulation, and the More…
OPIATE
OPIATE, n. An unlocked door in the prison of Identity. It leads into the jail yard.
OPPORTUNITY
OPPORTUNITY, n. A favorable occasion for grasping a disappointment.
OPPOSE
OPPOSE, v. To assist with obstructions and objections. How lonely he who thinks to vex With bandinage the Solemn Sex! Of levity, Mere Man, beware; None but the Grave deserve More…
OPPOSITION
OPPOSITION, n. In politics the party that prevents the Government from running amuck by hamstringing it. The King of Ghargaroo, who had been abroad to study the science of government, More…
OPTIMISM
OPTIMISM, n. The doctrine, or belief, that everything is beautiful, including what is ugly, everything good, especially the bad, and everything right that is wrong. It is held with More…
OPTIMIST
OPTIMIST, n. A proponent of the doctrine that black is white. A pessimist applied to God for relief. "Ah, you wish me to restore your hope and cheerfulness," said God. More…
The Devil's dictionary from 1911 University Dictionaries
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