Definition of Parlous. Meaning of Parlous. Synonyms of Parlous

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Definition of Parlous

Parlous
Parlous Par"lous, a. [For perlous, a contr. fr. perilous.] 1. Attended with peril; dangerous; as, a parlous cough. [Archaic] ``A parlous snuffing.' --Beau. & Fl. 2. Venturesome; bold; mischievous; keen. [Obs.] ``A parlous boy.' --Shak. ``A parlous wit.' --Dryden. -- Par"lous*ly, adv. [Obs.] -- Par"lous*ness, n. [Obs.]

Meaning of Parlous from wikipedia

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- rest of the war. American foreign trade was reduced to a trickle. The parlous American economy was thrown into chaos, with prices soaring and unexpected...
- Australian Prime Minister Gough Whitlam referred to the American presidency's "parlous position" without the direct wording of the Watergate scandal during Question...
- economy of the Kingdom started to prosper again, having fallen into a parlous state following the Mongol invasion. Charles exalted the cult to Saint...
- Retrieved 28 June 2008. Anthony Grafton and Robert B. Townsend, "The Parlous Paths of the Profession" Perspectives on History (Sept. 2008) online Weinert...
- substantially enlightened." Peter Bradshaw wrote in The Guardian: "In these parlous times, there can never be enough criticism of bankers and tame politicians...
- last for w****s with no solid food at all. It was the sobering up that was parlous; the terrible strain of his return to normal living)." At the end of that...
- it. He describes it as "a detailed, poignant examination of Jamaica's parlous economic plight". David Nusaid from Reel Film Reviews gave the movie a...
- bridges' in Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island, linking what he described as the parlous state of such bridges with the neoliberal regime of Prime Minister Margaret...
- approached the British Agent s****ing manumission, a reflection of the parlous state of the pearling fleet and its owners. Ottoman attempts to expand...
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