Gentleman's Agreement


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Gentleman’s Agreement

indictment of anti-Semiticism. [Am. Lit.: Gentleman’s Agreement]
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"We had a gentleman's agreement before our flight to Australia, but until now I don't know what the situation is; we still have to see," Macala told the GDN following last night's game, while referring to Bahrain's penultimate group qualifier against the Aussies on June 10 in Sydney.
If Scolari is identified the FA will have to decide on whether to push the Brazilian into breaking his "gentleman's agreement".
Wang, however, did not elaborate on the ''gentleman's agreement.''
Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi and Chief Cabinet Secretary Hiroyuki Hosoda also separately denied the existence of a ''gentleman's agreement'' concerning the shrine visits.
''There is a need to strike a new type of gentleman's agreement regarding the relationship between the government and the BOJ,'' Takenaka told a news conference in reference to monetary policy.
There followed the more indelible Kaufman collaborations (and a Pulitzer for You Can't Take It With You); friendships with the Algonquin Round Table (Edna Ferber in particular); success as a librettist with Irving Berlin's As Thousands Cheer, Rodgers and Hart's I'd Rather Be Right, and Lady in the Dark (music by Kurt Weill, lyrics by Ira Gershwin); and screenwriting pay dirt with Gentleman's Agreement and the Judy Garland version of A Star Is Born.
Arphexad kept goal in the third and fourth rounds - thanks to a gentleman's agreement with Houllier last summer.
A gentleman's agreement rotates the position between Democrats and Republicans, and Hausam was vice-caucus chair last year.
JURGEN Klinsmann condemned England's decision to renege on their alleged 'gentleman's agreement' with Germany over the 2006 World Cup vote and insisted the U-turn had resulted in a massive 'waste of money'.
department has recently become concerned about examples of "lack of openness" by bookmakers, "where a gentleman's agreement has become a barrow-boy's
This year's debate is expected to heat up significantly as the gentleman's agreement made in the middle of the night in 1995 between conservative members of Congress and the House leadership to eliminate funding for the arts in 1998 is tested.
Bailey quietly explained that the officer was only doing his job with integrity and secured a gentleman's agreement that the murder plan would not be carried out.