Definition: (adjective) Related by blood. Synonyms: kin, cognate. Usage: Howard felt like an outsider in his adoptive family, as if he were somehow intruding on their consanguineous unit. Discuss
adjective: Overly prim and precise so as to appear prudish or finicky.
Fjodor Michailowitsch Dostojewski(1821 – 1881), gilt als einer der bedeutendsten russischen Schriftsteller
Definition: (adjective) Conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry. Synonyms: strident, vociferous, blatant. Usage: The clamorous din of voices filled the air, and the judge was unable to restore order and quiet in his courtroom for some time. Discuss
noun: A woman admired for her courage, achievements, or noble qualities.
«I difetti dei grandi autori non sono in genere che la loro grandezza portata all’eccesso.» (Samuel Taylor Coleridge)