Churly

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Churly Rude; churlish; violent.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • churly Churlish.
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Usage

In literature:

I was on my way from San Moritz to Chur.
"Paul Kelver" by Jerome Klapka, AKA Jerome K. Jerome
He decided that, before quitting Chur, he would borrow money on this ring, or that he would try to sell it.
"Samuel Brohl & Company" by Victor Cherbuliez
A night-jar was spinning; the churring sound affected him oddly.
"Saint's Progress" by John Galsworthy
Economische und Statische reisen durch Chur-Sacksen, &c. Von H. Engel.
"Robert Kerr's General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 18" by William Stevenson
At Chur we slept, and early next morning started for our homeward drive to Davos.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece" by John Addington Symonds
I have not seen any thing comparable to the churs of the B. pooter in this respect.
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
Beside these songs, A-bal-ka had an odd way of saying chip, chur-r-r-r-r, when he was scared.
"The Magic Speech Flower" by Melvin Hix
On the churs and sand islets in the large Indian rivers the terns are busy with their eggs, which are deposited on the bare sand.
"A Bird Calendar for Northern India" by Douglas Dewar
At Chur we slept, and early next morning started for our homeward drive to Davos.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Complete" by John Symonds
Comander, pastor in Chur, told him of letters received there, and of the alarm of all the friends of reform.
"The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli" by Johann Hottinger
I presented them to the Bishop of Chur (or Coire), Mgr.
"A New Medley of Memories" by David Hunter-Blair
Bishop Adelgott of Chur had consecrated it, and remained there still in effigy.
"The Hour Will Come: Volumes I and II" by Wilhelmine von Hillern
Klotzsch Versuch einer Chur Saechischen Muenzgeschichte.
"The History of Currency, 1252 to 1896" by William Arthur Shaw
Dr. Forbes gives a copy of a "Watch Chant at Chur," with a translation, pp.
"Notes and Queries, Vol. IV, Number 99, September 20, 1851" by Various
And out of the distance the nightjar set again to its churring.
"Memoirs of a Midget" by Walter de la Mare
In the same year Chur-Rhaetia was yielded to the Franks by the Goths, who required their help against the East.
"The Story of Switzerland" by Lina Hug
Principal towns: Curia (Chur), Veldidena (Wilden), Tridentum (Trent).
"A Manual of Ancient History" by A. H. L. (Arnold Hermann Ludwig) Heeren
Like Lausanne or Chur or Sitten, the bishop was also a powerful chief.
"Curiosities of Christian History" by Croake James
The common call is a hoarse and very distinct "chip, chur," given by both of the pair.
"The Children's Book of Birds" by Olive Thorne Miller
The churring of a night-jar throbbed through the darkness.
"Great Ghost Stories" by Various
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In news:

" The troubled institution of marriage, according to Cardinal Dolan, "is the biggest vocations crisis in the Chur...
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In science:

Talmi, Simple Models of Complex Nuclei (Harwood Academic Publishers, Chur, Switzerland, 1993). W. E.
Collective behavior in random interaction
Linde, Particle physics and inflationary cosmology, Chur, Switzerland: Harwood (1990) Contemporary concepts in physics.
Arrow of time in generalized quantum theory and its classical limit dynamics
Talmi, Simple Models of Complex Nuclei (Harwood Academic Publishers, Chur P.
A new puzzle for random interaction
Talmi, Simple Models of Complex Nuclei (Harwood Academic Publishers, Chur C. W.
Random matrices, symmetries, and many-body states
Starobinsky A A, Stochastic de Sitter (inflationary stage in the early universe, 1986 In *De Vega, H.j. ( Ed.), Sanchez, N. ( Ed.): Field Theory, Quantum Gravity and Strings*, 107-126; Linde A D, Particle Physics and Inflationary Cosmology, 1990 (Harwood, Chur, Switzerland).
General solution of scalar field cosmology with a (piecewise) exponential potential
Polyakov, Gauge Fields and Strings (Harwood, Chur, 1987).
A Remark on Conformal Anomaly and Extrinsic Geometry of Random Surfaces
Linde, Particle Physics and Inflationary Cosmology (Harwood Academic Publishers, Chur, Switzerland 1990).
N=2 Supersymmetry and de Sitter space
Linde, A. D. 1990, Particle Physics and Inflationary Cosmology (Chur: Harwood Academic Publishers).
Retroduction, Multiverse Hypotheses and Their Testability
Linde, Particle Physics and Inflationary Cosmology (Harwood, Chur, Switzerland, 1990); A. R.
Evolution of Large Scale Curvature Fluctuations During the Perturbative Decay of the Inflaton
Hardwood Academic Publishers, Chur-London-New York, second edition, 1981.
Ludwig Valentin Lorenz is the discoverer of the "Lorenz gauge"!
Talmi, Simple Models of Complex Nuclei, Harwood, Chur, 1993.
Seniority in quantum many-body systems
Cosmology, (Harwood, Chur, Switzerland, 1990) and references therein.
Particle Production and Gravitino Abundance after Inflation
Pevsner, Neutrinos in Physics and Astrophysics, Contemporary Concepts in Physics, Vol.8, Harwood Academic Press, Chur, Switzerland, 1993.
Summary of the NOW'98 Phenomenology Working Group
Pevsner, Neutrinos in Physics and Astrophysics, Contemporary Concepts in Physics, Vol.8 (Harwood Academic Press, Chur, Switzerland, 1993).
Summary of the NOW'98 Phenomenology Working Group
Linde, Particle Physics and Cosmology (Harwood, Chur, Switzerland, 1990).
Observational tests of inflation
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