• WordNet 3.6
    • n Nash United States writer noted for his droll epigrams (1902-1971)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Before he became famous for his TV comedy work, the late Phil Hartman worked as a talented and respected graphic designer. In fact, he was the designer of the logo for Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young.
    • a Nash năsh Firm; stiff; hard; also, chilly.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Etymol. uncertain


In literature:

Nash, Prof. Henry S, 567.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
BUTLER'S HUDIBRAS, by DR. NASH, with some of Gray's Notes.
"Notes and Queries, Number 216, December 17, 1853" by Various
It must be confessed that Nash is chiefly famous as a caustic pamphleteer and an unscrupulous satirist.
"East Anglia Personal Recollections and Historical Associations" by J. Ewing Ritchie
So much did Gabriel endure for having written a book against Tom Nash!
"Calamities and Quarrels of Authors" by Isaac Disraeli
He was outside the cottage, speaking with Dr. Nash, the local doctor from Grantley Thorpe, who had passed most of the night there.
"When Ghost Meets Ghost" by William Frend De Morgan
His daughter Susanna left one daughter, Elizabeth, who married, April 22, 1626, Thomas Nashe, who died April 4, 1647.
"An Introduction to Shakespeare" by H. N. MacCracken
Mr. Willard Nash was not often turned down, even at this early age.
"The Wishing Moon" by Louise Elizabeth Dutton
Nash's "History of Worcestershire," vol.
"Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Isaac Disraeli
I dare say Miss Nash would envy you such an opportunity as this of being married.
"The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of Jane Austen" by Jane Austen
Nash was about thirty-three years old when he died in 1600; Marlowe was twenty-nine, Peele thirty, Greene thirty-two.
"The English Novel in the Time of Shakespeare" by J. J. Jusserand

In poetry:

Zakon: vlyublyat'sya lish' dushoj,
Druz'ya, mne vovse neponyaten;
Pust' govoryat: nash vek razvraten -
Da ne mechta li vek zlatoj?
"Platonizm" by Nikolay Mikhailovich Yazykov

In news:

This film image released by Warner Bros shows, from left, Adam Rodriguez, Kevin Nash, Channing Tatum, and Matt Bomer in a scene from "Magic Mike".
Recent articles by Kate Nash.
Highly regarded in Metropolitan circles for its originality, this 1954 Nash can stll be seen cruising the winding roads of the Berkshires.
Nash as Tyrannosaurus Trux of "Dinotrux".
Steve Nash In Purple And Gold.
Steve Nash, the Suns' icon, the man who battled L.A.
OW photos by Nash Baker.
Medical schools need a new approach, says David B Nash, MD, of Thomas Jefferson University in Pennsylvania.
Angie Bates and Dan Nash, the new Madison County school board members, look over paperwork during their first meeting Tuesday.
Nash Posted 2006-12-08 Email Print.
Supporting Tina Nash as she helps to raise awareness about #DomesticViolence.
In 2011, mum-of-two Tina Nash was blinded in a vicious domestic violence attack by her boyfriend.
Lakers' guard Steve Nash (10) and Lakers' guard Kobe Bryant (24) chat during a photo shoot at media day for the Lakers at the Lakers training facility in El Segundo.
Steve Nash sign-and- trade on the horizon.
Could Steve Nash be coming to the Knicks as part of a sign-and-trade deal.

In science:

Let us connect the theorem of the previous section, in the case of the unique codimension zero foliation L, with the Nash question.
On Resolving Singularities
Therefore, we have a completely explicit reformulation of the Nash conjecture: 16.
On Resolving Singularities
It was shown using the Nash-Moser theorem that there is an open set of initial data giving rise to singularities of a particular form.
Applications of the theory of evolution equations to general relativity
On the other hand, since Yn → Y∞ ∈ R+ \ {0} almost surely, using the Nash-Williams criterion based on the electric circuit analogy (see corollary 4.3 of for instance) the walk cannot be transient.
Random walks in random environment on trees and multiplicative chaos
Since the process Yn diverges exponentially fast, using again Nash-Williams criterion, for every ǫ > 0 we can find some w ∈]0, 1[ such that for every cutset C , Pv∈C w |v| ξ [v ] > ǫ and thus the walk is transient.
Random walks in random environment on trees and multiplicative chaos