Weem

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Weem wēm (Scot.) a subterranean dwelling.
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Usage

In literature:

According to Weems, Marion made rather a theatrical display on taking command of his brigade.
"The Life of Francis Marion" by William Gilmore Simms
Among other volumes borrowed from Crawford was Weems's Life of Washington.
"The Every-day Life of Abraham Lincoln" by Francis Fisher Browne
JOHN WEEMS, ALIAS JACK HERRING.
"The Underground Railroad" by William Still
Weems seems to be paralyzed; yet there are none of the symptoms of paralysis save lack of movement.
"Mask of Death" by Paul Ernst
Nevertheless, by the time Penny had telephoned to Mrs. Weems, it was after eight o'clock.
"Ghost Beyond the Gate" by Mildred A. Wirt
Mrs. Weems kept glancing uneasily at her employer, wondering if she had offended him.
"The Clock Strikes Thirteen" by Mildred A. Wirt
And there's Mrs. Weems to be thought about.
"Behind the Green Door" by Mildred A. Wirt
A light still burned in the living room where Mrs. Weems, the housekeeper, sat reading a magazine.
"The Secret Pact" by Mildred A. Wirt
Dad said it was up to Mrs. Weems to decide.
"Hoofbeats on the Turnpike" by Mildred A. Wirt
Mr. Parker escorted Mrs. Deline across the yard, introducing her first to Mrs. Weems and then to the girls.
"Voice from the Cave" by Mildred A. Wirt
Mrs. Weems stared at her in dismay as she entered the kitchen.
"Signal in the Dark" by Mildred A. Wirt
Penny ate luncheon, helped Mrs. Weems with the dishes and then slipped away to her father's newspaper office.
"Saboteurs on the River" by Mildred A. Wirt
As she entered her own house, Mrs. Weems, the Parker family housekeeper, met the girl in the living room archway.
"Swamp Island" by Mildred A. Wirt
Letter to Weems and Gantt, 65.
"Benjamin Franklin; Self-Revealed, Volume II (of 2)" by Wiliam Cabell Bruce
It was circulated in Virginia by Washington's old friend, Parson Weems.
"The Life Of Thomas Paine, Vol. II. (of II)" by Moncure Daniel Conway
Here it is that Parson Weems alleged he threw a stone across the river.
"Historic Fredericksburg" by John T. Goolrick
Erribol, Sutherlandshire: Weem, Pecht's House, or Fairy Hall at, 101.
"The Testimony of Tradition" by David MacRitchie
David Ramsay and Mason Locke Weems had already done so.
"The Life of John Marshall Volume 3 of 4" by Albert J. Beveridge
Outside Crosbeigh's office he was hailed by an old Dartmouth chum, one Horace Weems.
"Anthony Trent, Master Criminal" by Wyndham Martyn
J. M. Weems, Second Corporal.
"Under the Stars and Bars" by Walter A. Clark
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In news:

Foster Weems and his staff are sending pounds of donated Halloween candy to the troops overseas.
Box Alarm Clock by Weems & Plath .
And now, the Warriors have Kris Weems.
Visual Art Frist Curator Talks Carrie Mae Weems With HuffPost.
"An Anthropological Debate," from From Here I Saw What Happened and I Cried, Carrie Mae Weems, 1995-96.
Donnie Raye Weems, Nov 9, 1941.
Donnie Raye Weems, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born Nov 9, 1941, in Berryville, Ark.
To George McKinley and Lola Pearl (Wolfinbarger) Weems.
Augusta State junior Ryan Weems came off the bench to again lead the Jaguars in scoring Wednesday night with a career-high 22 points as ASU outlasted Benedict 82-71 in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
We have as our in studio guest Dr Cleonara Hudson Weem.
Truck Catches Fire in Middle of Valley Ave./Weems Lane Intersection.
Thomas Boyd/The Oregonian Oregon linemen Darrion Weems (left) and Carson York (right) celebrate with LaMichael James after one of James' three touchdowns against Stanford.
Weems saw the frustration in Gould 's face.
Raptors' Weems signs deal with Lithuanian team.
Roger Montgomery, Weems' agent, says his client signed the deal Thursday without an NBA opt-out clause.
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