• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Hend hend (Spens.) to seize, to grasp.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary


In literature:

I'll hae no hend wi't,' muttered the head, vanishing.
"Wuthering Heights" by Emily Bronte
Vich likeways is the hend of all things!
"Life And Adventures Of Martin Chuzzlewit" by Charles Dickens
At the hend of the lecture a collection will be took up to provide the lecturer with a little encouragement.
"The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists" by Robert Tressell
Le daun op-on thi floR, end ju uil put aut thi faiR uith jur hendS.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 152, April 11, 1917" by Various
And after clensing of mi hende Sal he yhelde to me at ende.
"English Dialects From the Eighth Century to the Present Day" by Walter W. Skeat
Then, the big men thenked him, hended him a revenue card, end took the pore Cuban away.
"Two Knapsacks" by John Campbell
Col. Jackson led, Major Hendly, of Charlestown with him.
"The Campaign of 1776 around New York and Brooklyn" by Henry P. Johnston
No man can be a 'abitchual reader huv the papers, Billy, vidout comin' to a bad hend.
"Tin-Types Taken in the Streets of New York" by Lemuel Ely Quigg
Hendly, Layton & Gibb are old-fashioned, respectable people.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 3, No. 1 January 1863" by Various
He worked, he pondered, and yet all the time served Hendly, Layton & Gibb with fidelity.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 3 No 2, February 1863" by Various

In poetry:

Thei went into the way these zemen bothe
As curtes men and hende,
Thei spyrred tithyngus at the munke,
As thei hade bene his frende.
"Robin Hood And The Monk" by Andrew Lang

In news:

And the festival's Arab film competition strand jury members including Tunisian actress Hend Sabry, Indian director Ashutoush Gowarikar, Turkish filmmaker Yesim Ustaoglu and Algerian author Mohammed Moulessehoul also set local media abuzz.
A standoff hended peacefully with a man being taken to a hospital.

In science:

It was detected and localized by the InterPlanetary Network (IPN) consisting of Ulysses, Mars Odyssey/HEND and BeppoSAX (Hurley et al. 2002).
The Diversity of Gamma-Ray Bursts and the Surroundings of Massive Stars
Profumo discussed many scenarios that only depended on two parameters, Hend at the end of inflation and λ, the exponential slope of the DE potential.
Summary of the XXXIX Rencontres de Moriond