shoulder in

Definitions

  • An assortment of glass bottle seals in the Jamestown collection. Some of the wealthy planters had their initials (or other ornamental device) stamped on the shoulders of the wine bottles which they ordered from England
    An assortment of glass bottle seals in the Jamestown collection. Some of the wealthy planters had their initials (or other ornamental device) stamped on the shoulders of the wine bottles which they ordered from England
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v shoulder in push one's way in with one's shoulders
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Quotations

  • Yevgeny Yevtushenko
    Yevgeny Yevtushenko
    “Why is it that right-wing bastards always stand shoulder to shoulder in solidarity, while liberals fall out among themselves?”
  • Fred A. Allen
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    “Life, in my estimation, is a biological misadventure that we terminate on the shoulders of six strange men whose only objective is to make a hole in one with you.”

Usage

In literature:

As I moved I became conscious of a dull pain in my left shoulder, which I also discovered to be tightly bandaged.
"The Devil's Own" by Randall Parrish
He shrugged his shoulders, and his teeth gleamed in a cold smile at the girl in the picture.
"The Courage of Marge O'Doone" by James Oliver Curwood
There was something in the glance over the shoulder of that long white face which caused the heart of the boy to melt within him.
"Jerome, A Poor Man" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Granville stared at her over his shoulder in a perplexed, admiring fashion.
"The Portion of Labor" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
We were commanded to have our arms bared to the shoulder in readiness.
"Sixteen Months in Four German Prisons" by Henry Charles Mahoney
In the doorway Hollister looked back over his shoulder.
"The Hidden Places" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
Ere the man could slip in another cartridge the beast was upon him, bearing him to the ground and fixing keen fangs in his shoulder.
"The Ontario Readers" by Ontario Ministry of Education
Mr. Adams glanced over his shoulder at the statuary and answered "yes" in a loud unfaltering voice.
"News from the Duchy" by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
They were Queen's Rangers, the white facings of their coats conspicuous, their guns swung at the shoulder in reckless confidence.
"My Lady of Doubt" by Randall Parrish
Gregory had done his full share in the defence, and received a musket ball in the shoulder.
"With Kitchener in the Soudan" by G. A. Henty
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In poetry:

My wife upon my shoulder
A bitter tear lets fall,
I turn away in anger
And love her not at all.
"The Man Who Trod On Sleeping Grass" by Dora Sigerson Shorter
I felt His hand on my shoulder,
As He whispered, "Speak to Me."
But I said in my fear, "O, Master,
How can I speak to Thee?
"I Was Alone With The Master" by Alexander Anderson
He felt his heart grow bolder
For the struggle and the strife,
When shoulder joined to shoulder,
In the battle-field of life.
"The News-Boy's Dream of the New Year" by Kate Seymour Maclean
Young gleams of sunshine peep and play;
Clouds shoulder in between;
I scarce believe one coming day
The earth will all be green.
"Songs of the Spring Days" by George MacDonald
My Soul goes clad in gorgeous things,
Scarlet and gold and blue;
And at her shoulder sudden wings
Like long flames flicker through.
"Souls" by Fannie Stearns Davis
Moaning and dreariness,
Voices of Weariness
Of those in the Forest who shoulder their sin,
Wait — For the growing years
Soon will be sowing tears,
Gone all the sun when you enter therein.
"The Voice At The Cross-Roads" by R S Ward

In news:

I developed so much thickness in my back, legs, and even my chest and shoulders through deadlifting .
When Sam Love and I finally arrived at Union Square on Fri/27 night, we were surprised by the mass of boomboxes perched on peoples' shoulders, like a thousand John Cusacks in Say Anything, heading down Powell Street.
I like my spiders, as long as they are not lurking on my shoulder or in my bed.
These repairs will cause the right lane and shoulder to be closed in the areas where the guardrails are being repaired.
AMA Grand National Championship runner-up Sammy Halbert underwent shoulder surgery yesterday to fix the injury he suffered at the Springfield Mile in May.
Indiana born, Kentucky Educated She's in the Joe Mauer Head and Shoulders Commercial.
Today's lineups: Ryan Zimmerman in despite sore shoulder.
A man who became trapped in a grain bin — with corn up to his shoulders — appeared to be unharmed after he was rescued Wednesday afternoon, said Day County Sheriff Barry Hillestad.
It is spelled "meh" and, practiced in real life, can be accompanied by a shoulder shrug or a snarky sneer.
Now those teams are playing each other in the division series -- although Inge is out for the season because of right shoulder injury.
Football Isaac injures shoulder in No 10 Joliet Catholic's loss to Providence.
Ivan Nova is expected to miss his next start and could land on the disabled list after feeling tightness in his right shoulder.
Ivan Nova will likely miss his next start after feeling tightness near his right shoulder in the sixth inning of Tuesday night's loss to the White Sox.
Twinge in shoulder convinces Kendall to end comeback bid.
For the first time in his life, Junrey Balawing is standing head and shoulders over everyone else.
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In science:

The shoulder on the low temperature side of the peak in Fig. 2(c) may be due to a transition from the QLRO phase into a [100] FM phase.
Quasi-Long-Range Order in Random-Anisotropy Heisenberg Models
On the contrary, the average value of the thrust in the signal is much lower, being the effect of accidental pairings of ‘wrong’ 2b-pairs (the shoulder at high thrust values) marginal.
Double Higgs production at TeV Colliders in the Minimal Supersymmetric Standard Model
On the contrary, the average value of the thrust in the signal is much lower, being the effect of accidental pairings of ‘wrong’ 2b-pairs (the shoulder at high thrust values) marginal.
The Higgs Working Group: Summary Report
The shoulder in the increase of momentum anisotropy can be related to the phase transition 24 .
Hydrodynamical description of collective flow
Fig. 12 – Energy distribution in the straws, in the case of an electron beam. The contribution from transition radiation is clearly visible as a “shoulder ” above the 5keV threshold.
Status of the physics validation studies using Geant4 in ATLAS
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