blate


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blate

(bleɪt)
adj
1. obsolete exhibiting corpselike qualities, for example a pallid tone, insensibility, or lack of spirits
2. undiscerning
3. obsolete brusque
4. shy and ill at ease

blate

(bleɪt)
vb
to babble (something)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.blate - cry plaintivelyblate - cry plaintively; "The lambs were bleating"
let loose, let out, utter, emit - express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words); "She let out a big heavy sigh"; "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand"
Adj.1.blate - disposed to avoid noticeblate - disposed to avoid notice; "they considered themselves a tough outfit and weren't bashful about letting anybody know it"; (`blate' is a Scottish term for bashful)
Scotland - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts
backward - (used of temperament or behavior) marked by a retiring nature; "a backward lover"
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Joe is an extremely valued member of our leadership team and has been a major contributor to the growth of our practice and our category leadership in the food and restaurant and health and wellness sectors," said Alissa Blate, MWW's global practice director, consumer lifestyle marketing.
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Jackie and Geoff have been strong contributors to the growth of our consumer lifestyle technology team and both have emerged as valued leaders within our firm," said Alissa Blate, MWW's global practice director, consumer lifestyle marketing.
De'Longhi stands apart in a highly saturated industry as a company that consistently produces high-quality, innovative products without sacrificing style or performance," said Alissa Blate, executive vice president, global consumer marketing practice leader.
Her leadership will be a tremendous addition to an already strong food & restaurant team and her extensive network of industry relationships will be a great asset to our clients," said Alissa Blate, MWW's global practice director, consumer lifestyle marketing.
Our program will help increase brand awareness for Arc among influencers and consumers and will shine attention on Cybex, a great American brand and a pioneer in its category," said Alissa Blate, MWW's global practice director, consumer lifestyle marketing.