Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. sophiste, L. sophistes, fr. Gr. . See Sophism
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. sophisme—Gr. sophisma—sophizein, to make wise—sophos, wise.
Mary held the hood and coat to the light and inspected them with a sophisticated eye.
"A Reversible Santa Claus" by Meredith Nicholson
A clever sophist this you speak of, who is able to compel those who have no wisdom to be rightly wise.
"The Tragedies of Euripides, Volume I." by Euripides
It is too sophisticated.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 152, May 2, 1917" by Various
Her sophistication in certain directions was to Sylvia well-nigh incomprehensible.
"A Hoosier Chronicle" by Meredith Nicholson
It was a scene sufficiently gay to hold the interest of a much more sophisticated person than the untraveled young lady from Wyoming.
"The Honorable Percival" by Alice Hegan Rice
Plato abhorred a sophist who would work for wages.
"Women Wage-Earners" by Helen Campbell
She viewed the passing show through her glasses, and experienced a pleasant thrill of sophistication.
"Miss Mink's Soldier and Other Stories" by Alice Hegan Rice
He leaves all that to his schoolfellows, who are more sophisticated and equipped with better English.
"Democracy and Social Ethics" by Jane Addams
Douglas is something of a sophist.
"Children of the Market Place" by Edgar Lee Masters
Jack Ballard exactly defined sophistication, root and branch.
"Paradise Garden" by George Gibbs
``But when Faith grows a sophist's theme,
And chancels ring with doubt and din,
I sometimes think that they who seem
The most without, are most within.
"Outside The Village Church" by Alfred Austin
Late, too, when France, with sophist cunning fraught,
Essay'd that field which force had fail'd to gain,
And proudly question'd, by success untaught,
Britannia's lineal right—her watery reign!
"Sheridan" by Thomas Gent
Huffer! quoth HUDIBRAS: this sword Shall down thy false throat craw that word.
RALPHO, make haste, and call an officer,
To apprehend this Stygian sophister,
Meanwhile I'll hold 'em at a bay,
Lest he and WHACHUM run away.
"Hudibras: Part 2 - Canto III" by Samuel Butler
His looks would last
at least another ten years. And after that?
Maybe he’ll go back to Sakkas.
Or if the old man has died meanwhile,
he’ll go to another philosopher or sophist:
there’s always someone suitable around.
"From The School Of The Renowned Philosopher" by Constantine P Cavafy
'Perspective betrays with its dichotomy:
train tracks always meet, not here, but only
in the impossible mind's eye;
horizons beat a retreat as we embark
on sophist seas to overtake that mark
where wave pretends to drench real sky.'
"Love Is A Parallax" by Sylvia Plath
Overly sophisticated Web-presentation technologies may not be good investments.
Like some hearty outdoor recreation while on vacation but prefer it tempered with a touch of tasteful sophistication.
Blending Sophisticated With Homey .
On a polished gold bracelet, the print is sophisticated and classy.
After the sophistication of Rakim, Q-Tip, Nas, Lupe Fiasco, Kanye West and Jay himself, are we back on the corner again.
The meticulousness is in the music – the rigorous art-pop constructions that mark Apple as an heir to songwriting sophisticates like Stephen Sondheim and Elvis Costello.
"This very sophisticated, yet low-key town has world-class art galleries and a big arts community," according to Amber Medkiff, travel director of agency Travcoa.
Bacardi employs sophisticated packaging to communicate the luxury identity of its new super-premium Corzo tequila.
Karyn Calabrese brings healthy dining to a new sophisticated level.
Fluke Corporation will donate $65,000 worth of test instruments to schools and training programs for use in teaching students to diagnose and repair sophisticated industrial process control systems.
Even the most sophisticated DIY handyman can't match the productivity that training and experience provide.
No other large police force in the country had developed such sophisticated antiterrorism strategies.
First in a planned series, Jeffers 's (Stuck) small-scale fable is equal parts whimsy and skinny-tie sophistication.
Largely because of the dining room, which is sophisticated and low-key but with great buzzy energy.
Whether pulled back or left loose, spring's hair gets sophisticated thanks to a deep side part.
One can only speculate that this is due to the additional isospin degrees of freedom and the more sophisticated angular momentum coupling scheme used in the nuclear models.
Spin Structure of Many-Body Systems with Two-Body Random Interactions
In this talk I will discuss an alternative approach which uses sophisticated optimization algorithms from Computer Science to ﬁnd the exact ground state.
Computer Science in Physics
The range of applicability of the method we have used here above cannot be ﬁnally discussed without referring to papers using more general and sophisticated methods and/or models.
Coherent description of electrical and thermal impurity-and-phonon limited transport in simple metals
Hooft gives also more sophisticated examples.
Gibbs and Quantum Discrete Spaces
Accordingly, a ﬁrst ansatz uses ﬁxed masses and widths, whereas the other two try some sophisticated schemes for the running and appropriate change of these parameters, see Tab. 5.
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++