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power corrupts, absolute power corrupts absolutelyThe corrupting influence of power is total when one's power is total.Lord Acton see: WikiquoteRate it:

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longe, alte (longius, altius) repetere (either absolute or ab aliqua re)to go a long way back (in narrative).Rate it:

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darn tootinAbsolute, utter, complete, very.Rate it:

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rule with an iron fistTo rule with absolute authority or to the detriment of the people. To rule tyrannically.Rate it:

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horsefeathersAbsolute nonsense; poppycockRate it:

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the pick of the litterThe absolute best one has to offer.Rate it:

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dead lossAn absolute or total loss.Rate it:

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at the very leastat least; as an absolute minimumRate it:

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c’est un cas de force majeureIt is a case of absolute necessity; It is an utter impossibility.Rate it:

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darn tootin'Absolute, utter, complete, very.Rate it:

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desperatio rerum (omnium) (Catil. 2. 11. 25)absolute despair; a hopeless situation.Rate it:

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Dyed in the WoolPermanent; absoluteRate it:

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empty the tankTo make the utmost effort; to contribute to the absolute limit of one's energy and abilities.Rate it:

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funxuWhen a person is having an absolute blast of a time no thanks to anyone else but only because of themselves.Rate it:

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God's honest truthUnquestionable, absolute truth.Rate it:

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immunitatem omnium rerum habereto enjoy absolute immunity.Rate it:

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imperium singulareabsolute power; autocracy.Rate it:

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imperium, regnum, tyrannidem occupareto take upon oneself absolute power.Rate it:

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in feeOf an estate in land, inherited or owned by one who has the absolute right to dispose of the land as they desire, including the right to select an inheritor of the land.Rate it:

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smell of an oily ragA very small amount, or the absolute minimum (usually of money).Rate it:

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