Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. parer, to pare, as a horse's hoofs, to dress or curry, as, leather, to clear, as anchors or cables, to parry, ward off, fr. L. parare, to prepare. Cf. Empire Parade Pardon Parry Prepare
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. parer—L. parāre, to prepare.
We proved all that when we pared them down a bit.
"Phineas Redux" by Anthony Trollope
Then the blacksmith took a chisel and began to pare away at the horny hoof.
"The Tale of Pony Twinkleheels" by Arthur Scott Bailey
The fact is, I pared away from my creed everything that was not plainly Scriptural.
"Modern Skepticism: A Journey Through the Land of Doubt and Back Again" by Joseph Barker
I cut off one of the roses, and began to pare off the thorns with my knife, when she angrily stamped her little foot on the grass.
"Dr. Dumany's Wife" by Mór Jókai
He began noticing that she carefully dumped his fingernail parings into a small jar.
"The Sky Is Falling" by Lester del Rey
Verkan Vall took the wafer and pared off three of the four edges, which showed black where they had been fused.
"Last Enemy" by Henry Beam Piper
She jumped and dropped a paring knife.
"Ralestone Luck" by Andre Norton
Throw a whole apple-paring on the floor, after swinging it three times around your head.
"Current Superstitions" by Various
Then you can pare the apples, while I make the crust.
"A Sweet Little Maid" by Amy E. Blanchard
While we cooked and scrubbed and pared potatoes, men from the lines played for us.
"Golden Lads" by Arthur Gleason and Helen Hayes Gleason
The sap of the birch-tree
Is in his pelt,
The maple, the red-bud
Are his nails and parings.
"Ode To Walt Whitman" by Stephen Vincent Benet
"He who would taste of true felicity,"
Quoth Martial, "let his friends his equals be;"
"Pares Amici;" which Servilio hears,
And inly renders, "let your friends be Peers."
"Pretence. Part I - Table-Talk" by John Kenyon
Lost luster under her footsoles.
The long wind, paring her person down
To a pinch of flame, blew its burdened whistle
In the whorl of her ear, and like a scooped-out pumpkin crown
Her head cupped the babel.
"Hardcastle Crags" by Sylvia Plath
I'm sick to death of money, of the lack of it, that is,
And of practising perpetually small economies;
Of paring off a penny here, another penny there,
Of the planning and the worrying, the everlasting care.
"Expenses" by Gamaliel Bradford
Tho' Artemisia talks, by fits, Of councils, classics, fathers, wits;
Reads Malbranche, Boyle, and Locke;
Yet in some things methinks she fails,
'Twere well if she would pare her nails,
And wear a cleaner smock.
"In Imitation of E. of Dorset : Artemisia" by Alexander Pope
The squalor of our own frost-bitten forefathers. I will praise the
Greeks for having pared down the shame of three vices
Natural to man and no other animal, cruelty and filth and superstition,
grained in man's making.
"Hellenistics" by Robinson Jeffers
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Syndicate content Jimmy Pare .
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'Mad Men' Star Jessica Pare on Stealing Don Draper's Heart.
Merge cost pare NBT earnings.
Merge costs pare NBT earnings.
Tim Hortons to pare back in New England.
Jessica Pare talks about Megan's "Zou Bisou Bisou" performance on "Mad Men" Season 5 premiere.
Pare down the wedding guest list.
Pare down the wedding guest list (MS).
Puts Off Plan to Pare Nursing Home Inspections.
Hyundai to Pare Contenders' List.
We'll help you pare back the praise -- and give it more meaning.
For the second time in less than 18 months, the Williston City Council will be paring down an applicant list from which a new city manager will be hired.
Pare down the basics.
It consisted of speciﬁc form of intramolecular Hamiltonian which mixed only a pare of states belonging to various spin modiﬁcations.
Prototype model for nuclear spin conversion in molecules: The case of "hydrogen"
To remove background that results from a high-momentum track paring with a random low-momentum track to form a D candidate, we apply a momentumdependent cut is applied that removes highly asymmetrical K π pairs.
New FOCUS results on charm mixing and CP violation
We shall demonstrate that at zero temperature the magnetic ﬁeld or the angular velocity attenuate the paring in a step-wise manner until it disappears completely above a critical value.
Temperature-induced pair correlations in clusters and nuclei
The above pairing can be extended to the one on F † × F by assuming that the paring is zero on F † (p) × F (p′ ) if p 6= p′ .
Geometric construction of modular functors from Conformal Field Theory
Many nuclei undergo these processes: the paring force makes the even-even nuclei, which have an even number both of protons and neutrons, more stable than odd-odd nuclei, with broken pairs.
Recent advances in neutrinoless double beta decay search