Devall

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.i Devall de-val′ (Scot.) to cease
    • n Devall a stop
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Usage

In literature:

When they was set free at DeValls Bluff they signed up.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves: Volume II, Arkansas Narratives, Part 2" by Work Projects Administration
Take Marie Lloyd, for instance, and compare with her, say, Marguerite Deval at the Scala.
"Plays, Acting and Music" by Arthur Symons
Mr. David Gates at DeValls Bluff sent her a ticket to come to his farm.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
Ye rat ran up ye wall, A goodlie companie, ye devall goe with all.
"Children's Rhymes, Children's Games, Children's Songs, Children's Stories" by Robert Ford
We arrived at the town of Augusta, (about eighty miles by water from Devall's Bluff,) on the morning of the 21st.
"The Story of a Common Soldier of Army Life in the Civil War, 1861-1865" by Leander Stillwell
Jonas Melvin mus' go back ter Georgy whar the people air in leeg wid ther deval.
"Hanover; Or The Persecution of the Lowly" by David Bryant Fulton
It was Lieutenant Commander Devall.
"The Battleship Boys at Sea" by Frank Gee Patchin
As William, or Guillaume Deval, who might recognize the parents?
"Miles Tremenhere, Vol 2 of 2" by Annette Marie Maillard
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In news:

The deal that kicks in next Nov 1 was announced by Gov Deval Patrick on Tuesday.
The deal that kicks in Nov 1, 2013, was announced by Gov Deval Patrick on Tuesday.
Things are looking up for Democrats, whose national convention presented strong speeches by Barack and Michelle Obama, Bill Clinton, Joe Biden, San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro, and Massachusetts Gov Deval Patrick.
Massachusetts Gov Deval Patrick recently signed the state's Right to Repair legislation.
Their Governor, Deval Patrick, signed a bill that will greatly improve the lives of animals in the state.
Despite fierce opposition from some lawmakers, state Sen Jamie Eldridge does not expect the Legislature to overturn Gov Deval Patrick's decision to allow illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition at Massachusetts colleges.
Sen.-elect Elizabeth Warren joins Gov Deval Patrick during a news conference at the Statehouse Thursday AP PHOTO.
Faces reporters as Gov Deval Patrick looks on during a news conference at the Statehouse in Boston on Thursday AP PHOTO.
Massachusetts Gov Deval Patrick, answers questions from reporters as Secretary of Administration and Finance Jay Gonzalez looks on during a press conference yesterday at the State House, in Boston.
BOSTON — Gov Deval Patrick has asked state Inspector General Glenn Cunha to take over the review of the former state drug lab at the center of a testing scandal.
Deval Patrick authorized the state Emergency Management Agency to send eight members of the National Guard to New York.
BOSTON — The specialty pharmacy linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak might have misled regulators and done work beyond the scope of its state license , Massachusetts Gov Deval Patrick said yesterday.
Area municipal officials are holding out hope that cuts in local aid proposed by Gov Deval Patrick might be avoided, or at least offset by other revenue plans developed by state lawmakers.
The specialty pharmacy linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak may have misled regulators and done work beyond the scope of its state license, Massachusetts Gov Deval Patrick said Wednesday.
BOSTON — Massachusetts Gov Deval Patrick says the specialty pharmacy linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak may have misled regulators and done work beyond the scope of its state license.
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