Tyronism

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Tyronism The state of being a tyro, or beginner.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n tyronism The state of being a tyro. Also tironism.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Tyronism state of being a tyro
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. tiro, a young recruit.

Usage

In literature:

Peter and Mark (Khoda Mustapha Jamissi at Aivan Scrai), St Theodosia (Gul Jamissi), St Theodore Tyrone (Kilisse Jamissi).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 2" by Various
Tyrone's rebellion killed her.
"Lectures Delivered in America in 1874" by Charles Kingsley
Strike me dead if he does not look like that painting of O'Neill, the Tyrone Earl, that hangs in the castle at Dublin!
"Nuala O'Malley" by H. Bedford-Jones
And plotting with Tyrone!
"The Earl of Essex" by Henry Jones
As we left Tyrone to climb the mountains my spirits sank lower and lower.
"The Book of Courage" by John Thomson Faris
Shan O'Neil, Desmond, Tyrone promised in turn to rule Ireland in loyal union with England under Irish ideas.
"The English in the West Indies" by James Anthony Froude
I have myself spoken with men from Cavan and Tyrone who spoke excellent Irish.
"The Revival of Irish Literature" by Charles Gavan Duffy
The Queen sent the Earl of Essex to crush Tyrone.
"A Short History of England, Ireland and Scotland" by Mary Platt Parmele
There lived a man named M'Kenna at the hip of one of the mountainous hills which divide the county of Tyrone from that of Monaghan.
"Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry" by William Butler Yeats
He was rector of a country parish in the county of Tyrone at the time, and there was much poverty among his people.
"The Story of Our Hymns" by Ernest Edwin Ryden
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In poetry:

And commanded by Sir George Tyron, a noble hero bold,
And his name on his tombstone should be written in letters of gold;
For he was skilful in naval tactics, few men could with him cope,
And he was considered to be the nation's hope.
"The Loss of the 'Victoria'" by William Topaz McGonagall
Sir George Tyron was on the bridge at the moment of the accident
With folded arms, seemingly quite content;
And seeing the vessel couldn't be saved he remained till the last,
And went down with the "Victoria" when all succour was past.
"The Loss of the 'Victoria'" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Police said Tyrone Vincent George, 23, Aaron Nicholas Barr, 19, Dionte Xavier Cain, 19, and Quentin Maxell James, 23, were arrested and face charges.
It's one thing to start a preseason game, but another when the games really count, and first-round pick Tyron Smith made his NFL regular season debut on Sunday night.
Get the latest news, career stats and more about Tyrone Appleton on ESPN.com.
Why did we not protect Ambassador Chris Stevens, Sean Smith, Glen Doherty and Tyrone Woods.
Investigators say they're looking for a suspect named Tyrone Duane Brown.
Tyrone Corbin knew he eventually would have to figure this out.
The Tyrone GAA board is to step up its efforts to find a new sponsor for its county teams now that Target Express has ceased trading.
The Fermanagh-based company had been Tyrone's main sponsor since 2009.
Utah Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin believes his team is starting to show some.
Solomon had a career-best 14 and freshman Tyrone Wallace a career-high 13, including two key baskets in the final 3 1/2 minutes.
He lived in Tyrone Township.
Tyrone Norfleet was 15 years old when his daughter was born in February 2008.
Police say they arrested 24-year-old Tyrone Brown Saturday in Indianapolis, Indiana.
TODAY'S PHOTO Tyrone Turner for NYT.
24 am Saturday and found Tyrone Stanley, who was taken to McLaren Central Michigan Hospital and pronounced dead.
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