Reuben

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Reuben a hot sandwich with corned beef and Swiss cheese and sauerkraut on rye bread
    • n Reuben (Old Testment) a son of Jacob and forefather of one of the tribes of Israel
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Usage

In literature:

Reuben at the pit, he finds 2.
"A Short Account of King's College Chapel" by Walter Poole Littlechild
Reuben was tired of the country.
"The Young Farmer: Some Things He Should Know" by Thomas Forsyth Hunt
Such uncanny cleverness seemed hardly possible, even for Big Reuben, clever as he was known to be.
"The Boys of Crawford's Basin" by Sidford F. Hamp
PRICHARD, REUBEN P., "The Structure of the Common Woods," The United States Dept.
"Seasoning of Wood" by Joseph B. Wagner
To Reuben by birthright was the lead politically, but it was taken from him and given to Joseph, and so to Ephraim.
"The Lost Ten Tribes, and 1882" by Joseph Wild
And Reuben heard it, and delivered him out of their hand; and said, Let us not take his life.
"Select Masterpieces of Biblical Literature" by Various
They were only second cousins, Ben being the only child of Reuben Holt's eldest son, who had died early.
"David Fleming's Forgiveness" by Margaret Murray Robertson
Reuben had opened his mouth to speak, but closed it in silence, while he gazed straight before him, unseeing, apparently, and unheeding.
"A Christmas Accident and Other Stories" by Annie Eliot Trumbull
Suddenly I bethought me of Reuben Walker, that staid, long-headed fellow who had graduated with me back in forty.
"The Love Story of Abner Stone" by Edwin Carlile Litsey
Jacob, the patriarch, cursed his sons Reuben, Simeon and Levi.
"Epistle Sermons, Vol. II" by Martin Luther
North Wilbraham, Reuben Sikes, 2.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 54, No. 2, April, 1900" by Various
The stage drew up with a jerk, Reuben stepped down with unusual liveliness, and behold!
"The Brass Bound Box" by Evelyn Raymond
But I've been thinking, Reuben.
"The Prairie Child" by Arthur Stringer
The camp of Reuben was on the south.
"The Astronomy of the Bible" by E. Walter Maunder
One Reuben Rouzy owed Washington a thousand pounds.
"From Farm House to the White House" by William M. Thayer
REUBEN PLATTENBURG, private, mustered in Aug. 11, 1862; died at Washington, D. C., March 12, 1863.
"War from the Inside" by Frederick L. (Frederick Lyman) Hitchcock
Estate of Reuben Martin by John S. Parker, Ex.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 38, No. 06, June, 1884" by Various
He was by no means a vindictive man, and could very likely have forgiven Reuben the blow he had struck.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 93, July, 1865" by Various
When I correspond with Uncle Reuben it will be by telegram at my end of the line.
"Cupid's Middleman" by Edward B. Lent
REUBEN WALTON, Aurora, Cloud county: I have lived in Kansas twenty years.
"The Apple" by Various
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In poetry:

How both grew older, and school-days passed,
When he was a youth, and a maiden she;
How often she went with Reuben Brown
To the rustic dance or the social bee.
"Phoebe's Wooing" by Horatio Alger Jr
But Phoebe's mind was on none of these:
The bread in the oven, her good aunt's frown,
And the scene before her faded away,
And blended with thoughts of Reuben Brown:
"Phoebe's Wooing" by Horatio Alger Jr
A pleased light shone in the maiden's eyes;
Ah, love, young love, it is very sweet!
Reuben had gone, but she sat quite still,
And the knitting lay untouched at her feet.
"Phoebe's Wooing" by Horatio Alger Jr
REUBEN.
'T is two full hours past noon; he should be here.
Ah see, he comes. Great God! what woe has chanced?
He totters on his staff; he has grown old
Since he went forth this morn.
"The Dance To Death. Act V" by Emma Lazarus
REUBEN.
Oh horror! horror! Father, I will not die.
Come, let us flee--we yet have time for flight.
I'll bribe the sentinel--he will ope the gates.
Liebhaid, Claire, Father! let us flee! Away
To some safe land where we may nurse revenge.
"The Dance To Death. Act V" by Emma Lazarus
Thou art the go-between of rustic lovers;
Thy white bark has their secrets in its keeping;
Reuben writes here the happy name of Patience,
And thy lithe boughs hang murmuring and weeping
Above her, as she steals the mystery from thy keeping.
"The Birch-Tree" by James Russell Lowell

In news:

With exhibits to touch and IMAX® films to experience, the Reuben H Fleet Science Center ("the Fleet") offers an educational, entertaining experience for visitors of all ages.
Photo is of the Reuben from Kosher Cajun New York Deli & Grocery.
Gloria Reuben is not only an accomplished singer and actress, starring in popular television series such as TNT's Raising the Bar and previously NBC's ER, but she's also an ardent environmentalist.
Boston may not be known as a deli-sandwich town, but it has no shortage of great renditions of that delicatessen staple: the Reuben .
Miles Funeral Home announces the death and funeral service for Reuben Holcomb, 90, who died Thursday, May 31, 2012 in the Satilla Regional Hospital in Waycross.
Marc Brummer can build a reuben even if it means corning the beef from scratch.
Back when Oprah was up for a role in The Color Purple, casting director Reuben Cannon told Oprah something she'd never forget.
Watch her call Reuben out on it 25 years later.
The Reuben Wells House was moved down Mulberry St Thursday to its new location on Market St Staff photo by C.E.
Reuben Wells home on the road.
Reuben "Che-Boy" LaMothe, 78, of Tamarack City, passed away at Aspirus Wausau Emergency Room on Nov 20, 2012.
Reuben Dog a different breed.
Da Boot Italian Sausage & Reuben Dog Hot.
Da Boot Italian Sausage with potato salad and a Reuben Dog.
Beginner's Box: Reuben Dinner Pie.
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