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  • n  tightly woven fabric with raised cords
  • n  a sudden outburst of anger
  • v  cause to feel resentment or indignation

  • But that was before Brunei withdrew from the planned federation in a state of pique, leaving Malaya, Singapore, Sarawak and North Borneo to go it alone.
  • He has succeeded by mastering a tactic that is crucial in a body in which any one member can bring the place to a halt as a ploy or out of pique: subterfuge.
  • Clement responded with appropriate pontifical pique.
News & Articles

  • Shakira on the Cover of Elle Magazine
    Shakira was on the cover of Elle for the month of July, and in the interview she opens up about The Voice, her relationship with Gerard Pique and being a mother. She said of her coworkers on The Voice, "In general, I think I've treated the boys with mercy." On her relationship with Pique she said, "He has his own world and that's actually one of the healthiest things about the relationship. I ...
    June 13, 2013 - Opposing Views
  • Shakira on the Male Judges on 'The Voice': 'I've Treated the Boys With Mercy'
    (Courtesy  Elle ) Shakira covers the July issue of  Elle magazine The July issue of  Elle magazine doesn't hit newsstands until June 25th, but we have a sneaky peek at the cover story—featuring Colombian singer and  The Voice judge (she's so funny on the show!) Shakira . Check out some of the best bits from the interview—wherein she dishes on being a mom and her relationship with Gerard Pique ...
    June 12, 2013 - StyleBistro
  • Fantasy baseball: Some 'minor' adjustments can help your team
    Every April there's a daily rush to the waiver wire. Who got overlooked in the draft? Who got off to a cold start and was prematurely dropped by an impatient owner? Who started off hot, but didn't pique enough interest to get picked? Get 'em while can.
    June 11, 2013 - Berkshire Eagle

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