Emmy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Emmy an annual award by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for outstanding achievements in television
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Quotations

  • John Larroquette
    John Larroquette
    “A few years back I was more a candidate for skid row bum than an Emmy. If I hadn't stopped [drinking], I'd be playing handball with John Belushi right now.”

Usage

In literature:

With these two horrors, whom she loved, Aunt Emmy lived.
"The Lowest Rung" by Mary Cholmondeley
Finnische Maerchen uebersetzt von Emmy Schreck.
"The Science of Fairy Tales" by Edwin Sidney Hartland
That was one of the nice things about Aunt Emmy.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
In Emmy, a rotund little mare, they had secured a treasure.
"Two on the Trail" by Hulbert Footner
How do you feel now, Emmie?
"The Young Lieutenant" by Oliver Optic
Miss Emmie Harding jumping wire 211 103.
"The Horsewoman" by Alice M. Hayes
Aunt Emmy had evidently filled Rebecca's head with such notions.
"Ruth Fielding At College" by Alice B. Emerson
FELKIN, HENRY M. and EMMIE.
"History of Education" by Levi Seeley
Meanwhile, at Emmy Lou's home the elders wondered.
"The Speaker, No. 5: Volume II, Issue 1" by Various
EMMY LOU: Her Book and Heart, By George Madden Martin.
"Whispering Smith" by Frank H. Spearman
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In poetry:

Rivals for EMMIE were JOHNNY and JAMES,
Though EMILY liked them both;
She couldn't tell which had the strongest claims
(And I couldn't take my oath).
"Emily, John, James, and I" by William Schwenck Gilbert
ALPHONSO, who in cool assurance all creation licks,
He up and said to EMMIE (who had impudence for six),
"MISS EMILY, I love you - will you marry? Say the word!"
And EMILY said, "Certainly, ALPHONSO, like a bird!"
"The Modest Couple" by William Schwenck Gilbert

In news:

Big Bird, of the children's television show Sesame Street, arrives at the Daytime Emmy Awards on in this Aug 30, 2009 file photo, in Los Angeles.
Before they were Emmy nominees.
Accepted the award for outstanding writing in a comedy series for "Louie" at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sept 23.
THR's Emmy Roundtable: Drama Actresses.
After a particularly long day on the set of her CBS series, the Emmy-winning actress recalls telling her husband, "This is why Judy Garland was on pills.".
Many of you may have seen Jeff VanVonderen on TV — he is a featured interventionist on the A&E's Emmy-nominated documentary series Intervention .
If you noticed during the Emmy Awards, many of the actresses wore very little, if any, jewelry.
Justifiably magnificent and Emmy-worthy.
If the FX television drama "Justified" isn't nominated for an Emmy Award this year, the universe surely will groan.
Digital Projection International (DPI), an Emmy* Award-winning manufacturer of high-performance projection systems, has appointed Eric Lardner to the position of staging market manager.
Temple Grandin is an Emmy Darling.
Austin- Lensed 'Temple Grandin' Scores at Emmys.
Tom Brokaw, the Emmy Award winning former "NBC Nightly News" anchor, spent part of yesterday undergoing a battery of tests at a Charlotte, NC, hospital after becoming lightheaded from a sleeping aid, the network and Brokaw said.
Still no deserved Emmy recognition for "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" or its cast, but at least creator Joss Whedon got an Emmy nomination for writing last season's masterpiece episode "Hush.
Jump to photos The Emmy Awards.
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In science:

This work was supported by the Emmy Noether program of the DFG.
The twisted arc model for chiral molecules
Furthermore, we derive the spectral types of two of the brightest stars of the cluster, using long slit spectra obtained at the NTT telescope equipped with EMMI, and discuss the apparent absence of O type stars in this association.
The LMC transition star R84 and the core of the LH 39 OB association
The spectra of stars # 35 and # 36 obtained using longslit spectroscopy with EMMI at the ESO NTT during excellent seeing conditions are presented in Fig. 5.
The LMC transition star R84 and the core of the LH 39 OB association
We have high resolution spectra of four giant stars, taken with EMMI mounted on NTT as part of a backup program in a night not suitable for photometry.
Old Open Clusters as Tracers of Galactic Evolution
In , we showed that we can improve results by Emmy Noether and Alexander Ostrowski () concerning the reducibility modulo p of absolutely irreducible polynomials with integer coefficients by giving the problem a geometric turn and using an arithmetic B´ezout theorem ().
Reducibility mod p of integral closed subschemes in projective
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