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Sure as Demoivre

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Abraham Demoivre, author of The Doctrine of Chances, or Method of Calculating the Probabilities of Events at Play, was proverbially accurate in his calculations. It was Pope who said, “Sure as Demoivre, without rule or line.”

Sure as a gun, as fate, as death and taxes, etc. (See Similes.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Suo Marte (Latin)
Super, Supers
Supercilious
Supernaculum
Superstition
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Supper of Trimalchio (A)
Supplication
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Surlyboy
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Surplice
Surrey
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