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petty

Law of lesser importance

Petty

girl airbrushed beauty, scantily clad in Esquire’s pages. [Am. Lit.: Misc.]
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But like infection is the petty thought: it creepeth and hideth, and wanteth to be nowhere--until the whole body is decayed and withered by the petty infection.
In countries like France, where the peasants constitute far more than half of the population, it was natural that writers who sided with the proletariat against the bourgeoisie, should use, in their criticism of the bourgeois regime, the standard of the peasant and petty bourgeois, and from the standpoint of these intermediate classes should take up the cudgels for the working class.
It proved, incontrovertibly, the disastrous effects of machinery and division of labour; the concentration of capital and land in a few hands; overproduction and crises; it pointed out the inevitable ruin of the petty bourgeois and peasant, the misery of the proletariat, the anarchy in production, the crying inequalities in the distribution of wealth, the industrial war of extermination between nations, the dissolution of old moral bonds, of the old family relations, of the old nationalities.
It proclaimed the German nation to be the model nation, and the German petty Philistine to be the typical man.
Such an infatuated policy, such a desperate expedient, might, by the multiplication of petty offices, answer the views of men who possess not qualifications to extend their influence beyond the narrow circles of personal intrigue, but it could never promote the greatness or happiness of the people of America.
Benjamin Lawrence Petty, 36, from Spencer, Oklahoma, pleaded guilty to attacking the girl in 2016, while she was attending the Falls Creek church camp in southern Oklahoma.
REGISTRATION OF CLUBS (NI) ORDER 1996 ARTICLE 7 AND SCHEDULE 3 PARAS 3 AND 4 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR RENEWAL OF REGISTRATION OF A CLUB PETTY SESSIONS DISTRICT OF: BELFAST AND NEWTOWNABBEY COUNTY COURT DIVISION OF BELFAST TAKE NOTICE that I, George White, Honorary Secretary of Belmont Bowling Club having its premises at 6A Kincora Avenue, Belfast, BT4 3DW intend to apply to the Clerk of Petty Sessions for the Petty Sessions District of Belfast and Newtownabbey for the renewal of registration of the said Licence on 1 March 2018.
USA], Oct 23 (ANI): Bob Dylan paid tribute to his late friend and 'Traveling Wilburys' bandmate Tom Petty at a Colorado concert this weekend.
A GALAXY of stars have paid tribute to rock legend Tom Petty after he died of a heart attack.
A statement on the singer's Twitter page said: "On behalf of the Tom Petty family, we are devastated to announce the untimely death of our father, husband, brother, leader and friend, Tom Petty.
California, Oct 3 (ONA) US musician Tom Petty has died in
My motivation is off the charts and what I want to achieve is up here," Petty told reporters according to thetimes.