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2005-06-27 15:35:02

By Paul Hughes TEHRAN (Reuters) - Hardline President-elect MahmoudAhmadinejad faced an uphill task on Monday to assuage concernin the West that he will adopt a tougher policy on Iran'snuclear program and roll back freedoms at home. The ex-Tehran mayor, who defeated veteran politician AkbarHashemi Rafsanjani in a crushing election win on Friday, hasadopted a conciliatory stance since the vote, vowing tocontinue nuclear talks with Europe and to lead a moderategovernment. His populist plans...

2005-06-27 15:13:23

By Paul Hughes TEHRAN (Reuters) - Hardline President-elect MahmoudAhmadinejad faced an uphill task on Monday to assuage concernin the West that he will adopt a tougher policy on Iran'snuclear program and roll back freedoms at home. The ex-Tehran mayor, who defeated veteran politician AkbarHashemi Rafsanjani in a crushing election win on Friday, hasadopted a conciliatory stance since the vote, vowing tocontinue nuclear talks with Europe and to lead a moderategovernment. But his track...


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ween
  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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