dern


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dern

(dɜːn)
n
1. a secret; a secret place
2. secrecy; concealment
3. a gatepost
4. darkness
adj
5. hidden; concealed; secret
6. sorrowful; dreary; gloomy
vb
7. (tr) to keep hidden
8. to (cause to) hide
References in classic literature ?
I wouldn't give a dern to know what's the matter of Phillips, I says to myself.
Whenever they get holes in 'em, I want yeh to send 'em right-away back to me, so's I kin dern 'em.
Woodley returns as Jane Chapman, with Dern coming back as Renata Klein, and Kravitz reprising the role of Bonnie Carlson.
The HBO show, which airs on Sky Atlantic, won two Golden Globes this month - Dern for best supporting actress and Nicole Kidman for best actress.
Laura Dern knows symmetry is a woman's best friend and chose an Armani Prive dress that highlighted her slender frame and had just a hint of shimmer, while nominee Shailene Woodley was dressed by Ralph Lauren.
Dern started her speech by thanking director Jean-Marc Vallee and her fellow 'Big Little Lies' cast members, whom she calls her "new family.
Dern, in a strapless black gown, was accompanied by Monica Ramirez, the co-founder and president of the National Farmworker Women's Alliance (Alianza Nacional De Campesinas), which represents more than 700,000 women working in the agricultural industry, fighting workplace sexual misconduct.
Boyega, Isaac, Dern, Gleeson and the rest of the cast have played their parts to perfection.
The ides came about because Dern not only stars on the HBO series as Renata, but has also joined the "Star Wars" franchise as (http://www.
Software AG is proud to be called a GlobalCCU winner along with a group of some of the largest and most prestigious corporate universities and academies in the world, said Dern.
Crafted with Reichardt's customary calico-textured beauty, and expertly performed by such hand-picked ensemble players as Kristen Stewart, Michelle Williams and Laura Dern, this unapologetically open-ended slow burn probably won't convert many viewers to Reichardt's softly-softly sensibility, but it's among her richest, most refined works.
Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Walton Goggins, Demian Bichir, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen and Bruce Dern