get-well card

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n get-well card a card expressing get-well wishes
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Quotations

  • Flip Wilson
    Flip Wilson
    “Get well cards have become so humorous that if you don't get sick you're missing half the fun.”

Usage

In literature:

But you'll get a prize, if you play your cards well.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. IX., March, 1862., No. LIII." by Various
Well, of course, I couldn't let him get wiped out and I took cards in the game.
"The Orphan" by Clarence E. Mulford
You played your cards well in getting hold of her.
"The High Heart" by Basil King
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In poetry:

He often saddled and hit the trail,
And came up to town to get his mail,
As well as to meet some jolly pards
And enjoy a quiet game of cards.
"Bill Springer's Hand" by Frank Maynard
I miss him. When I get back to camp
I'll dig him up. Well, he can prop & watch,
can't he, pink or blue,
and I will talk to him. I miss him. Slams,
grand or any, aren't for the tundra much.
One face-card will do.
"Dream Song 111: I miss him. When I get back to camp" by John Berryman

In news:

Officer Augustine Receives Giant Get-Well Card.
"You've got to pull the bundle apart, take each component and say, 'Well if I get my credit card here, I'm going to pay 12% in the bundle and maybe outside the bundle , I can get it at 8%,'" says Lewit.
Cayuga Radio Group Seeks Support for Officer Augustine Invites Public to Sign Giant 'Get Well' Card.
Cayuga Radio Group Seeks Support for Officer Augustine Invites Public to Sign Giant 'Get Well' Card.
I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who sent my husband "Get Well" cards, visited him at Little Flower Manor and emailed me regarding his health.
A week after Ithaca Police Officer Anthony Augustine was shot in the line of duty, he is now home recovering and the Cayuga Radio Group along with Ithaca Agway and Cayuga Lumber made a giant get well card for people to sign.
Nov 13, 2012 — After years of slow recovery, the US economy could use a get-well -soon card to buck up its (animal) spirits.
Scott Pelley reports new pictures show her sitting up and reading some of the get-well cards that have poured in from around the world.
Malala reads get-well cards as recovery continues.
Malala Yousufzai making progress, reads get well cards.
Cayuga Radio Group Seeks Support for Officer Augustine Invites Public to Sign Giant ' Get Well ' Card.
I have two " Get Well " cards to get in the mail.
Fans of Kristin Chenoweth can celebrate her birthday by donating to her charity Maddie's Corner or sending her a birthday or get well card.
Gymnasts from around the country have sent get-well cards with cash donations.
Valley Vista Elementary School students Killian O'Callahan, Joshua Economos and Cole Husl decorate get well cards for the patients of Marymount Hospital.
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