: The Congress debated the finer points of the bill.
: There comesi a point in a marathon when some people give up.
: At this point in the meeting, Id like to propose a new item for the agenda.
: She was not feeling in good point.
: I made the point that we all had an interest to protect.
*: full large of limbe and euery ioint / He was, and cared not for God or man a point.
*: When times first point begun / Made he all souls.
: We should meet at a pre-arranged point.
: Since the decision has already been made, I see little point in further discussion.
*: Commas and points they set exactly right.
*: Sound the trumpet — not a levant, or a flourish, but a point of war.
: Logic isnt my strong point.
: The stars showed as tiny points of yellow light.
: Possession is nine points of the law.
: The one with the most points will win the game
: 10.5 ("ten point five"; = ten and a half)
: Ship ahoy, three points off the starboard bow!
: Cut the skin with the point of the knife.
: His cowboy belt was studded with points.
*: Willie Jones decided to become Kimani Jones, Black Panther, on the day his best friend, Otis Nicholson, stepped on a mine while walking point during a sweep in the central highlands.
: to fall off a point
*: There was moreover a hint of the duchess in the infinite point with which, as she felt, she exclaimed: "And this is what you call coming often?"
: The point color of that cat was a deep, rich sable.
: tierce point
: rfquotek|Sir Walter Scott
: point de Venise; Brussels point
: The dog came to a point.
*: Now must the world point at poor Katharine.
*: Point at the tattered coat and ragged shoe.
: ux|en|Its rude to point at other people.
: ux|en|The arrow of a compass points north
: ux|en|The skis were pointing uphill.
: ux|en|The arrow on the map points towards the entrance
: to point a gun at a wolf, or a cannon at a fort
: to point a dart, a pencil, or (figuratively) a moral
: ux|en|If he asks for food, point him toward the refrigerator.
*: Whosoever should be guided through his battles by Minerva, and pointed to every scene of them.
: to point a composition
: ux|en|Bear off a little, were pointing.
*: He treads with caution, and he points with fear.
*: He points it, however, by no deviation from his straightforward manner of speech.
: rfquotek|Alexander Pope
: a filling meal
*: It is thought that the soul and angels are devoid of quantity and dimension, and that they have nothing to do with grosser locality.
: locality of trial
: He made a tedious ascent of Mont Blanc.
: There is a difficult northern ascent from Malaucene of Mont Ventoux.
: The road has an ascent of 5 degrees.
*: That such a safe adaptation could come of The Hunger Games speaks more to the trilogy’s commercial ascent than the book’s actual content, which is audacious and savvy in its dark calculations.Webster 1913
: ux|en|Here I stand, wondering what to do next.
: ux|en|Stand up, walk to the refrigerator, and get your own snack.
: ux|en|Do not leave your car standing in the road.
*: The star, which they saw in the east, went before them, till it came and stood over where the young child was.
*: Turning back, then, toward the basement staircase, she began to grope her way through blinding darkness, but had taken only a few uncertain steps when, of a sudden, she stopped short and for a little stood like a stricken thing, quite motionless save that she quaked to her very marrow in the grasp of a great and enervating fear.
*: They burned the old gun that used to stand in the dark corner up in the garret, close to the stuffed fox that always grinned so fiercely. Perhaps the reason why he seemed in such a ghastly rage was that he did not come by his death fairly. Otherwise his pelt would not have been so perfect.
*: He seized the gun which always stood in a corner of his bedroomnb....
: ux|en|He stood the broom in a corner and took a break.
: ux|en|Paris stands on the Seine.
*: The chapel ?tands on the South ?ide of the ?quare, near the governor’s hou?e.
*: Six feet two, as I think, he stands.
: ux|en|He stands to get a good price for the house.
: ux|en|I can’t stand when people don’t read the instructions. nowrap|I can’t stand him.
*: readers by whose judgment I would stand or fall
*: The king granted the Jews...to gather themselves together, and to stand for their life.
*: the standing pattern of their imitation
*: sacrifices...which stood only in meats and drinks
*: Accomplish what your signs foreshow; / I stand resigned, and am prepared to go.
*: Thou seest how it stands with me, and that I may not tarry.
: ux|en|The works of Shakespeare have stood the test of time.
*: Love stood the siege.
*: Bid him disband his legions,.../ And stand the judgment of a Roman senate.
*: He stood the furious foe.
: ux|en|He is standing for election to the local council.
*: He stood to be elected one of the proctors of the university.
: ux|en|What I said yesterday still stands.
*: "Kim, Jack, and I will stand you guys," Jimmie Burdette said. ¶ "Well smear you!" laughed Ron.
*: The game stopped while sides were sorted out. Andy did the sorting. "Okay," he said. "Jimmy is coming out. He and Gaston and Ike and me will stand you guys."
*: "Hey, Louis," Dameon shouted. "Do you want to play kickball?" ¶ ""All right," said Louis. "Ron and I will both play."...¶ "Ron and I will stand everybody!" Louis announced.
: ux|en|to stand a treat
: ux|en|Christian charity, or love, stands first in the rank of gifts.
*: Doubt me not; by heaven, I will do nothing / But what may stand with honour.
*: To repaire his defects, hee stood for the coast of Calabria, but hearing there was six or seven Galleyes at Mesina hee departed thence for Maltanb....
*: My mind on its own centre stands unmoved.
*: The ruind wall / Stands when its wind-worn battlements are gone.
*: I took my stand upon an eminence...to look into their several ladings.
: ux|en|They took a firm stand against copyright infringement.
: ux|en|They have a four-game stand at home against the Yankees. nowrap|They spent the summer touring giving 4 one-night stands a week.
: ux|en|He set the music upon the stand and began to play. nowrap|an umbrella stand; nowrap|a hat-stand
*: There was a neat hat-and-umbrella stand, and the strangers weary feet fell soft on a good, serviceable dark-red drugget, which matched in colour the flock-paper on the walls.
: ux|en|She took the stand and quietly answered questions.
: ux|en|This stand of pines is older than the one next to it.
*: One of the later school of the Grecians, examineth the matter, and is at a stand, to think what should be in it, that men should love lies; where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets, nor for advantage, as with the merchant; but for the lie’s sake.
*: Antonias patience now was at a stand— / "Come, come, t is no time now for fooling there," / She whispered...
: ux|en|a [[taxi stand]]
*: I have found you out a stand most fit, / Where you may have such vantage on the duke, / He shall not pass you.
: ux|en|a good, bad, or convenient stand for business
*: The police and troops captured eleven thousand stand of arms, including muskets and pistols, together with several thousand bludgeons and other weapons.
*: Father, since your fortune did attain / So high a stand, I mean not to descend.
: ux|en|to be at a stand what to do
*: The Ontario tunnel was not located in pursuance of the law relating to tunnel-sites. Lewis failed to follow up his discovery of mineral therein with any effort whatever towards completing the statutory location of a mining claim.
*: It is the sounds of apartheid, of the townships, the locations...
: Chief of Staff is the second-highest position in the army.
: My position on this issue is unchanged.
: Stand in this position, with your arms at your side.
: Stop running all over the field and play your position!
: Strong earnings have bolstered the companys financial position.
*: While other small nations with large banking sectors, such as Iceland and Ireland, have been undone by their reckless lending practices, the debt-free Channel Islands have always positioned themselves as dependable repositories of riches.
*: Here is the place appointed.
*: What place can be for us / Within heavens bound?
*: Ay, sir, the other squirrel was stolen from me by the hangmans boys in the market-place...
: ux|en|They live in Westminster Place.
: ux|en|He is going back to his native place on vacation.
: ux|en|We asked the restaurant to give us a table with three places.
: ux|en|Do you want to come over to my place later?
: ux|en|Im in a strange place at the moment.
: ux|en|It is really not my place to say what is right and wrong in this case.
*: Men in great place are thrice servants.
*: I know my place as I would they should do theirs.
: ux|en|We thought we would win but only ended up in fourth place.
: to win a bet on a horse for place
: ux|en|He lost his place in the national team.
: ux|en|three decimal places; the hundreds place
: ux|en|Thats what I said in the first place!
*: In the first place, I do not understand politics; in the second place, you all do, every man and mothers son of you; in the third place, you have politics all the week, pray let one day in the seven be devoted to religion...
*: My word hath no place in you.
: ux|en|He placed the glass on the table.
: ux|en|The Cowboys placed third in the league.
: ux|en|Ive seen him before, but I cant quite place where.
: ux|en|Run Ragged was placed fourth in the race.
: ux|en|I placed ten dollars on the Lakers beating the Bulls.
: ux|en|They phoned hoping to place her in the management team.
: His sleeves had patches on the elbows where different fabric had been sewn on to replace material that had worn away.
: I cant afford to replace the roof, which is what it really needs. Ill have the roofer apply a patch.
: Before you can fix a dam, you have to apply a patch to the hole so that everything can dry off.
or that it is temporary because it is not meant to last long or will be removed as soon as a proper repair can be made, which will happen in the near future.
: "This patch should hold until you reach the city," the mechanic said as he patted the cars hood.
: The world economy had a rough patch in the 1930s.
: The storms last summer washed away parts of the road so we can expect some rough patches up ahead.
: To me, a normal cow is white with black patches, but Sarahs from Texas and most of the cows there have solid brown, black, or red coats.
: Doesnt that patch of clouds looks like a bunny?
: I lost my locket in this patch of grass here.
: When ice skating, be sure to stay away from reeds: there are always thin patches of ice there, and you could fall through.
: I never get first place because on [[race track|track]] eight, right after you pass the windmill, theres a patch of oil in the road that always gets me.
: Scattered patches of trees or growing corn.
*: Your black patches you wear variously.
: Many people use a nicotine patch to wean themselves off of nicotine.
: He had scratched his cornea so badly that his doctor told him to wear a patch.
*: [the control panel of hovercraft The Logos has lit up after being jumped by The Hammer]
Sparky: She lives again.
Crew member of The Hammer via radio: You want us to patch an uplink to reload the software, Sparky?
Sparky: Yeah, thatd be swell. And can you clean the windshield while youre at it?
: ux|en|Ill need to patch the preamp output to the mixer.
*: What a [[pied]] ninnys this! Thou scurvy patch!
: I need to get a good rest tonight; I was up late last night.
: The sun sets, and the workers go to their rest.
: We took a rest at the top of the hill to get our breath back.
: It was nice to have a rest from the phone ringing when I unplugged it for a while.
*: And the land had rest fourscore years.
: The boulder came to rest just behind the house after rolling down the mountain.
: The ocean was finally at rest.
: Now that were all in agreement, we can put that issue to rest.
: She was laid to rest in the village cemetery.
: Remember theres a rest at the end of the fourth bar.
: The bodys centre of gravity may affect its state of rest.
: Higgins cant quite reach the white with his cue, so hell be using the rest.
: She put the phone receiver back in its rest.
: He placed his hands on the arm rests of the chair.
*: their visors closed, their lances in the rest
*: halfway houses and travellers rests
*: in dust our final rest, and native home
*: Ye are not as yet come to the rest and to the inheritance which the Lord your God giveth you.
*: An account is said to be taken with annual or semiannual rests.
*: Six days thou shalt do thy work, and on the seventh day thou shalt rest.
*: There rest, if any rest can harbour there.
*: And thereby at a pryory they rested them all nyght.
: ux|en|My days work is over; now I will rest. We need to rest the horses before we ride any further. I shall not rest until I have uncovered the truth. Rest assured that I will do my best.
: ux|en|The blame seems to rest with your father.
: A column rests on its pedestal.
: ux|en|I rested my head in my hands. She rested against my shoulder. I rested against the wall for a minute.
: ux|en|The defense rests, your Honor. I rest my case.
*: On him I rested, after long debate, / And not without considering, fixed fate.
: ux|en|The decision rests on getting a bank loan.
*: to rest in Heavens determination
: ux|en|She ate some of the food, but was not hungry enough to eat it all, so she put the rest in the refrigerator to finish later.
*: Plato and the rest of the philosophers
*: Armed like the rest, the Trojan prince appears.
: ux|en|There are two hundred seats in this classroom.
: ux|en|He sat on the arm of the chair rather than the seat, which always annoyed his mother.
: ux|en|the seat of a saddle
: ux|en|She pulled the seat from under the table to allow him to sit down.
: ux|en|Instead of saying "sit down", she said "place your seat on this chair".
: ux|en|The seat of these trousers is almost worn through.
: ux|en|The seat of the valve had become corroded.
: ux|en|Our neighbor has a seat at the stock exchange and in congress.
: ux|en|Washington D.C. is the seat of the U.S. government.
*: Where thou dwellest, even where Satans seat is.
*: He that builds a fair house upon an ill seat committeth himself to prison.
*: a seat of plenty, content, and tranquillity
*: She had so good a seat and hand she might be trusted with any mount.
*: From their foundations, loosening to and fro, / They plucked the seated hills.
: ux|en|Be sure to seat the gasket properly before attaching the cover.
: ux|en|This classroom seats two hundred students.
: ux|en|The waiter seated us and asked what we would like to drink.
*: The guests were no sooner seated but they entered into a warm debate.
*: He used to seat you on the piano and then, with vehement gestures and pirouettings, would argue the case. Not one word of the speech did you understand.
: Please seat the audience after the anthem and then introduce the first speaker.
: Only half the delegates from the state were seated at the convention because the state held its primary too early.
: You have to be a member to be seated at the meeting. Guests are welcome to sit in the visitors section.
: to seat a church
*: Thus high ... is King Richard seated.
*: They had seated themselves in New Guiana.
: to seat a country
: rfquotek|W. Stith
: to seat a chair
*: Such a clout on the ear as you gave me… But I soon taught you.
*: ... allowed Boston to score all of its runs on homers, including a pair of clouts by Jacoby Ellsbury ...
*: A must shoot nearer or hell neer hit the clout.
*: His garments, nought but many ragged clouts, / With thorns together pinned and patched was.
*: a clout upon that head where late the diadem stood
*: Clouts were thin and flat pieces of iron, used it appears to strengthen the box of the wheel; perhaps also for nailing on such other parts of the cart as were particularly exposed to wear.
*: Paul, yea, and Peter, too, had more skill in ... clouting an old tent than to teach lawyers.
*: if fond Bavius vent his clouted song
: My trousers have a big rip in them and need a mend.
: My trousers have a big rip in them and need mending.
: When your car breaks down, you can take it to the garage to have it mended.
: Her stutter was mended by a speech therapist.
: My broken heart was mended.
*: The best service they could do the state was to mend the lives of the persons who composed it.
*: Though in some lands the grass is but short, yet it mends garden herbs and fruit.
*: You mend the jewel by wearing it.
*: ux|en|Ine þe kyng had a sonne, his name Adellus./Dede he toke & he died, als it salle do vs./Sorow & site he made, þer was non oþer rede,/For his sonne & heyre, þat so sone was dede.
*: A more full and exact description of the Countrie, and Narration of the nature, site, and commodities, together with a true Historie of the great deliuerance of Sir Thomas Gates and his companie vpon them, which was the first discouerie of them.
*: However, I have taken care in the Map prefixd to this Essay, to put a Mark for the Site of all Religious Houses, as well as ancient Ways and Fortifications....
*: At the site of its termination in the bladder there was a diverticulum a few centimeters long.
*: With fresh material, taxonomic conclusions are leavened by recognition that the material examined reflects the site it occupied; a herbarium packet gives one only a small fraction of the data desirable for sound conclusions. Herbarium material does not, indeed, allow one to extrapolate safely: what you see is what you get...
*: EA critical first line of defense for entrance to more semi-public and semi-private areas of the site.
*: The Town surrenderd soon, the Citadel,/Proud of its Site, dos their Assaults repel/Who ere their Idols coud, and them destroy,/For Life he shall the Genrals place enjoy.
*: Having given you an Account of the Site, Form, and other Ornaments of a Garden: I shall proceed to what remains for the beautifying of it, which is Flowers.
*: Our first site was the result of a building project that I am told was the first urban redevelopment initiated by a church since "white flight" began in the community surrounding our church.
*: And if this be the Shape, and Site, then the Refraction of the Rays coming from above onto the subjacent Ice, being as about Four to Three, they must when coming out of the superior Ice be as about Three to Four.
*: There is an Agreement ammong all their Authors regarding the Names of the said Times, and their Order, and concerning the Number of the Days in general, and of the Order of the Creation ; but concerning the Site of the Times, that is, in what Month, Day, and in what part of the Year they began, it is not so.
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: Maintain site setbacks as far as possible from roadways and other routes providing rapid public access.
*: The data may be divided among a data base systems nodes in several ways. In a fully redundant data base system, each data base site contains a complete copy of the entire data base...
*: If the site is forced to send a mesage against its will,...we make the site go to an error state, and remain there. Note that the site can fail for other reasons.
*: The site with the DS3 connection can communicate back to our main network at 45 Mb/s.
*: Every month youll get an inside look at our upcoming books and new features on our site.
*: Voice of the Shuttle: http://humanitas.ucsb.edu/shuttle/eng-vict.html; general site with excellent links to contextual as well as author-specific material.
*: When a new visitor arrives at your site, your web server should log the referring site, which is generally either a search engine or another web site.
: The U.K. government is dusting off an alternative plan to site the center at a military outfit such as [[Porton Down]].
*: A reassessment of the requirements of the gold mining industry, including uranium production, for the next few years has revealed the urgent necessity for the provision of additional power, and steps have been taken to site and plan a new station.
*: For this reason it was found convenient to site pump rooms between groups of cargo tanks.
*: It is difficult to gauge current public attitudes to nuclear power in industrialized countries because there have been few efforts to site and construct new plants in the last twenty years.
*: Fury at plan to site homeless hostel near top Capital school.
: The cafeteria was the locus of activity.
: A circle is the locus of points from which the distance to the center is a given value, the radius.
: The daily openings of the day lily bloom gives it its name.
: He remembered fondly the Christmas morning opening of presents.
: A salamander darted out of an opening in the rocks.
: He slipped through an opening in the crowd.
: There have been few factory and store openings in the US lately.
: Their opening of the concert with Brass in Pocket always fires up the crowd.
: They were disappointed at the turnout for their opening, but hoped that word would spread.
: John spends two hours a day studying openings, and another two hours studying [[endgame]]s.
: Are there likely to be any openings on the Supreme Court in the next four years?
: If youd like to make a booking with us, we have an opening at twelve oclock.
: The only two-hour openings for the hockey rink are between 1AM and 5AM.
: We have an opening in our marketing department.
*: Sky was set above earth, land ringed with sea, / Chaos retired to its own vacancy [...].
: ux|en|This is my house and my familys ancestral home.
*: The big houses, and there are a good many of them, lie for the most part in what may be called by courtesy the valleys. You catch a glimpse of them sometimes at a little distance from the [railway] line, which seems to have shown some ingenuity in avoiding them,nb....
*: one that feared God with all his house
: ux|en|The former carriage house had been made over into a guest house.
: ux|en|A small publishing house would have a contract with an independent fulfillment house.
: ux|en|One more, sir, then Ill have to stop serving you – rules of the house, Im afraid.
: ux|en|After her swan-song, there wasnt a dry eye in the house.
: ux|en|The petition was so ridiculous that the house rejected it after minimal debate.
: ux|en|A curse lay upon the House of Atreus.
*: Like a pestilence, it doth infect / The houses of the brain.
*: Such hate was his, when his last breath / Renounced the peaceful house of death nb....
: ux|en|I was a member of Spenser house when I was at school.
*: Since there was a limited number of planets, houses and signs of the zodiac, the astrologers tended to reduce human potentialities to a set of fixed types and to postulate only a limited number of possible variations.
: ux|en|As the babysitter, Emma always acted as the mother whenever the kids demanded to play house.
: The car is housed in the garage.
*: House your choicest carnations, or rather set them under a penthouse.
*: Palladius wished him to house all the Helots.
*: You shall not house with me.
*: Where Saturn houses.
: to house the upper spars
*: Come on, thou are granted space.
*: In two days hence / The judge of life and death ascends his seat. / —This will afford him space to reach the campnb....
*: I pray you, sirs, to take some cheers the while I go for a moments space to my poor afflicted child.
*: The match was lost, though, in the space of just twenty minutes or so.
*: Even Comrade Butt cast off his gloom for a space and immersed his whole being in scrambled eggs.
*: But neere him, thy Angell / Becomes a feare: as being ore-powrd, therefore / Make space enough betweene you.
*: Which means that for every car there was 10 years ago, there are now 40. Which means - and this is my own, not totally scientific, calculation - that the space between cars on the roads in 1991 was roughly 39 car lengths, because today there is no space at all.
*: O God, I could be bounded in a nutshell, and / count my selfe a King of infinite space; were it not that / I haue bad dreames.
*: They also wanted a larger garden and more space for home working.
*: Space is the Phantasme of a Thing existing without the Mind simply.
*: These are not questions which can be decided by reference to our space intuitions, for our intuitions are confined to Euclidean space, and even there are insufficient, approximative.
*: The early results from Gravity Probe B, one of Nasas most complicated satellites, confirmed yesterday to a precision of better than 1 per cent the assertion Einstein made 90 years ago - that an object such as the Earth does indeed distort the fabric of space and time.
*: After all, to go into outer space is not so much worse, if at all, than a polar expedition.
*: The human race must colonise space within the next two centuries or it will become extinct, Stephen Hawking warned today.
*: Around the time of my parents divorce, I learned that reading could also give me space.
*: "I care about you Billy, whether you believe it or not; but right now I need my space."
*: Carried somehow, somewhither, for some reason, on these surging floods, were these travelers,nb.... Even such a boat as the Mount Vernon offered a total deck space so cramped as to leave secrecy or privacy well out of the question, even had the motley and democratic assemblage of passengers been disposed to accord either.
*: The street door was open, and we entered a narrow space with washing facilities, curtained off from the courtyard.
*: Converted from vast chambers beneath the old Bankside Power Station which once held a million gallons of oil, the new public areas consist of two large circular spaces for performances and film installations, plus a warren of smaller rooms.
*: The note next above Sol is La; La, therefore, stands in the 2nd space; Si, on the 3rd line, &c.
*: The lines and spaces of the staff are named according to the first seven letters of the alphabet, that is, A B C D E F G.
*: According to experts, a single line of text should rarely exceed about 50 characters (including letters and all the spaces between words).
*: It should be typed a space below the salutation : Dear Sir, Subject : Replacement of defective items.
*: If it be only a Single Letter or two that drops, he thru?ts the end of his Bodkin between every Letter of that Word, till he comes to a Space: and then perhaps by forcing tho?e Letters closer, he may have room to put in another Space or a Thin Space; which if he cannot do, and he finds the Space ?tand Loo?e in the Form; he with the Point of his Bodkin picks the Space up and bows it a little; which bowing makes the Letters on each ?ide of the Space keep their parallel di?tance; for by its Spring it thru?ts the Letters that were clo?ed with the end of the Bodkin to their adjunct Letters, that needed no clo?ing.
*: Horizontal spacing is further divided into multiples and fractions of the em. The multiples are called quads. The fractions are called spaces.
*: Other larger spaces – known as quads – were used to space out lines.
*: Mainstream Hollywood would not cater to the taste for sexual sensation, which left a space for B-movies, including noir.
*: A horizontal scar filled the space on her chest where her right breast used to be.
: ux|en|Functional analysis is best approached through a sound knowledge of Hilbert space theory.
: ux|en|innovation in the browser space
*: But she as Fayes are wont, in priuie place / Did spend her dayes, and lovd in forests wyld to space.
:: Faye had spaced the pots at 8-inch intervals on the windowsill.
:: The cities are evenly spaced.
:: This paragraph seems badly spaced.
:: The captain spaced the traitors.