• WordNet 3.6
    • n spend-all someone who spends money prodigally
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  • Jane Fonda
    Jane Fonda
    “You spend all your life trying to do something they put people in asylums for.”
  • Archibishop of Canterbury
    Archibishop of Canterbury
    “I do not read advertisements. I would spend all of my time wanting things.”
  • Charles F. Kettering
    “We should all be concerned about the future because we will have to spend the rest of our lives there.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “We all need to take great interest in the future because we will spend the rest of our life there.”
  • Henry L. Doherty
    Henry L. Doherty
    “Get over the idea that only children should spend their time in study. Be a student so long as you still have something to learn, and this will mean all your life.”
  • Richard Whately
    “Lose an hour in the morning, and you will spend all day looking for it.”


In literature:

General Manager Ellsworth did not spend all his time in camp.
"The Young Engineers in Arizona" by H. Irving Hancock
It seems to me that Bernadette has nothing to lose by it, for I love her all the more when I come to spend an hour here.
"Lourdes From the "Three Cities"" by Emile Zola
She was surprised to discover that it hadn't pained her at all to spend an evening there.
"L'Assommoir" by Emile Zola
On the evening of that day, when all was dark, Pierre went to spend an hour on the river quay beyond the Boccanera mansion.
"Rome From the "Three Cities"" by Emile Zola
To do so, all that I ask of you is to spend as much time as you can with us.
"Paris From the "Three Cities"" by Emile Zola
It seems to me that Bernadette has nothing to lose by it, for I love her all the more when I come to spend an hour here.
"The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete Lourdes, Rome and Paris" by Emile Zola
Wall, they had all come down to spend the afternoon and visit with each other, and with me and Josiah, and stay to supper.
"Samantha Among the Brethren, Complete" by Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
If it is necessary, we will spend willingly all our fortune therein.
"The Dream" by Emile Zola
He lives all alone up on the edge o' the woods, and folks say he spends most all his time trying to pick march tunes out on the organ.
"Four Girls and a Compact" by Annie Hamilton Donnell
And sometimes we spend all our strength in praying, and don't work; then, often, we don't believe we shall get what we are praying for.
"Tip Lewis and His Lamp" by Pansy

In poetry:

In the silence of my heart,
I will spend an hour with thee,
When my love shall rend apart
All the veil of mystery:
"Communion" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Lady! could I seal thy future,
All of bliss and love 'twould be;
And when time with us is ended,
Spend eternity with thee.
"The Valentine" by Mary Weston Fordham
And I must spend them all in song,
For thoughts, as well as gold, must be
Left on the hither side of death
To gain their immortality.
"Riches" by Sara Teasdale
For if our God the man did slay,
Who gather'd wood upon that day,
Their bones shall He not rather break,
Who spend it worse than all the week?
"Godly Exhortations To A Child " by Rees Prichard
But yet, when spending all his strength,
And when the shadow by his side
The beckoning finger raised at length,
It was not in those lands he died.
"Joseph Thomson" by Alexander Anderson
Spend all you have for loveliness,
Buy it and never count the cost;
For one white singing hour of peace
Count many a year of strife well lost,
And for a breath of ecstasy
Give all you have been, or could be.
"Barter" by Sara Teasdale

In news:

So spend some time thinking about this, and when your definition comes, write it down and do all you can within your power to contribute to that success daily.
Todd Helton is relieved all the hype of a year ago surrounding the big-spending Colorado Rockies has subsided significantly.
Congress put a moratorium on corporate earmarks in 2010 and banned all earmarks in 2011 after criticism of wasteful spending, corruption and abuse.
As the defenders of earmarking are fond of saying, earmarks represent less than 2 percent of all federal spending.
Now, let me start by asserting that while not all economists think that both spending cuts and tax increases tend to slow an economy , a strong majority of them do.
Little time to spend it all.
It's a slow week, as far as socializing goes—after all, everyone will be spending the holiday, whether in town or a stressful Delta flight away, chowing down on turkey and then in a three-day tryptophan-induced coma.
He is spending nearly all of his non practice time trying to catch up on the ways of the Kansas City Chiefs.
This Thanksgiving many will be spending time with loved ones who they may not get to see all that often.
Maybe because part of the Dodgers charm over the years is they aren't the free-spending, win-at-all-costs New York Yankees or their East Coast neighbor Boston Red Sox.
Gas purchases account for only about 5 percent of all consumer spending more.
Democrats and Republicans have worked together to wall off almost all spending.
And yet Kate spends, as do we all.
He could have a birthday party with all of his friends, or he could have $50 to spend in a local magic shop.
I get to spend time with my 2-year-old granddaughter, Vivi, while somebody else has all the stress and worry.

In science:

In fact, a massive star spends about 90 % of its life burning H, and almost all of the remaining 10 % burning He.
The Impact of Neutrino Magnetic Moments on the Evolution of Massive Stars
Since the walk spends all of its time in traps where it jumps back and forth between a hole and a particle, we may imagine that it lives on the edges of Z.
Law of large numbers for non-elliptic random walks in dynamic random environments
HTML table of all spending data ordered by the name of the beneficiary (cf.
Open Data: Reverse Engineering and Maintenance Perspective
We find that the time interval spend in the Newtonian and in the relativistic regime, respectively, are always comparable in almost all our simulations (see column 7 in Tab. 5).
Mergers of Unequal Mass Galaxies: Supermassive Black Hole Binary Evolution and Structure of Merger Remnants
Now, on E (r)w,a(q, n), by time 2n the walk X makes at most q visits to C¥,a while spending all but q units of time in at most r components of Zd \ C¥,a.
Trapping in the random conductance model