mag

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n mag a periodic publication containing pictures and stories and articles of interest to those who purchase it or subscribe to it "it takes several years before a magazine starts to break even or make money"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n mag The madge or magpie.
    • n mag The long-tailed titmouse, Acredula rosea, more fully called long-tailed mag.
    • mag To chatter; scold.
    • mag To tease or vex.
    • n mag Talk; chatter.
    • n mag A halfpenny; in Scotland (with plural), a gratuity expected by servants.
    • n mag An abbreviated form of magazine, 2.
    • mag To steal; carry off clandestinely.
    • n mag An abbreviation of magnetism.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Mag mag a halfpenny
    • Mag Also Maik, Make
    • v.i Mag mag (prov.) to chatter
    • v.t Mag to tease
    • n Mag chatter: the magpie: the long-tailed titmouse
    • v.t Mag mag (slang) to steal
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Usage

In literature:

Go in and win, say I. I'm sending with this an English mag.
"In the Mist of the Mountains" by Ethel Turner
Any news over your side, Mag?
"The Manxman A Novel - 1895" by Hall Caine
Her Auntie Lu plays mag-nifi-cently.
"Dorothy's Travels" by Evelyn Raymond
The following is recorded in Loudon's 'Mag.
"Delineations of the Ox Tribe" by George Vasey
Not Jane, Polly, Mag, Sallie, and de lak of dat!
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
I lost 'em a long time ago, and went to live with Mag.
"Rose O'Paradise" by Grace Miller White
Poiteau's remark is quoted in 'Gardener's Mag.,' vol.
"The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume II (of 2)" by Charles Darwin
But that isn't Mag in the buggy.
"Jolly Sally Pendleton" by Laura Jean Libbey
Mag knew as well that they were after her as if she had been what the country people call a Christian, meaning a human creature.
"The Fairchild Family" by Mary Martha Sherwood
They call me Mag Pie here.
"The Fifth Queen" by Ford Madox Ford
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In poetry:

Wie wollt ich mich der Lieb ergeben!
Wie wollt ich liebend ruhig leben,
Und--doch sie trinken keinen Wein;
Nein, nein, ich mag kein Tuerke sein.
"Die Tuerken" by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Und droht der Feind uns noch so mehr,
Wir Deutschen fürchten ihn nicht mehr.
Und ob er auch so stark mag sein,
In uns're Stellung kommt er doch nocht 'rein.
"Argonne Forest At Midnight" by Anonymous European
Uit iedren nacht herboren,
Tot iedren dag verkoren,
Een godgeroepen kind zoo vroom,
Dat met diepopgetogen
Jongheilige oogen
Mag opgaan tot steeds nieuwen dagedroom.
"O, Elken Dag Beginnen" by Pieter Cornelis Boutens
O wij weten wel wat lentedag
Al de stille sneeuw die gadert,
Van uw bergen dooien moet;
Dat zijn uur door de eeuwen nadert,
Dat geen hart ontbreken mag
Tot zijn gloed!
"Aan De Schoonheid" by Pieter Cornelis Boutens
There's Meäry so modest, an' Jenny so smart,
An' Mag that do love a good rompse to her heart;
There's Joe at the mill that do zing funny zongs,
An' short-lagged Dick, too, a-waggèn his prongs.
"Zummer Evenèn Dance" by William Barnes
"Ah, wot's the use?" she sez. "Lea' me alone!
Why can't I go to 'ell in my own way?
I never arst you 'ere to mag an' moan.
Nor yet," she sez, "to pray.
I'll take wot's comin', an' whine no excuse.
So wot's the use?
"Rose" by C J Dennis

In news:

Suspect in Mag Mile stabbing had 60 arrests, 9 felony convictions.
Gay rights campaigner PA Mag Lochlainn.
Tributes have poured in for veteran gay rights campaigner PA Mag Lochlainn following his death yesterday.
Keira Knightley goes topless for 'Allure' mag .
The Mag Interview Atomic Age expert Michael Scheibach.
Firebaugh High's 'Coach Mag ' named Teacher of the Year.
Mag -Na-Port's Custom Night Guard.
ESPN the Mag on Peyton Siva.
FACC Selects MAG 's CHARGER™ SFTL and ACES® Software.
Sandusky accuser goes public in TV, mag interviews.
Work continues on MAG Sculpture Park.
Magnesium (mag-NEE-zee-um) is one of the most abundant minerals in the soft tissues of humans.
"We have been involved with stuff over the years," Harris shrugged when talking with Samaritan Mag about the band's charity work.
ESPN.com illustration A comic book fan, LeBron says it's "pretty cool" to be a superhero in an upcoming ESPN The Mag issue.
Janiva Magness knows what it's like to be a survivor.
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In science:

For all histograms, the bin size is 0.2 mag.
EROs in the EIS Fields. I: The AXAF (Chandra) Deep Field
II the general quadratic MAG Lagrangian is revisited.
A class of colliding waves in metric-affine gravity, nonmetricity and torsion shock waves
Nowadays, there exist a revival of interest in metric affine gravity (MAG) theories.
A class of colliding waves in metric-affine gravity, nonmetricity and torsion shock waves
Notes to Table 1: See Table 2 for references. N is the number of clusters (to MV ≈ -9 mag in most cases).
The Formation of Star Clusters
The brightest cluster has MV = -13.2 while the mean MV is -11.6 mag.
The Formation of Star Clusters
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