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Represent as diabolical.
- ‘Mumford, in any case, does not uniformly diabolize prescriptive technologies.’
- ‘In most cases, there is the risk of diabolising the enemy; but Indians suffer from the opposite mistake - of imagining their enemy to be better than he really is.’
- ‘Over here in Quebec, stay at home mothers are slowly raising their voices and diabolizing working mothers.’
- ‘It seems, moreover, that the national media are preparing to launch a campaign to diabolize their unions.’
- ‘In every ascetic morality man worships a part of himself as God and for that he needs to diabolize the other part.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.