• WordNet 3.6
    • n Snead United States golfer known for the graceful arc of his swing (1912-2002)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Snead A line or cord; a string.
    • Snead A snath.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Snead To cut; lop; prune.
    • n Snead A piece; bit; slice.
    • n Snead The handle of a scythe: same as snathe.
    • n Snead Same as sneed.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Snead snēd the handle of a scythe, a snathe.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Snath
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. snǽdsníthan, to cut.


In literature:

Snead's eyes would profit by a lay-off.
"The Redheaded Outfield and Other Baseball Stories" by Zane Grey
SNEAD, THOMAS L. Fight for Missouri (New York, 1886).
"The American Indian as Participant in the Civil War" by Annie Heloise Abel
Snead 2nd yere Maior.
"A History of Pantomime" by R. J. Broadbent
Mat Snead spoke three words.
"St. Nicholas Magazine for Boys and Girls, Vol. 5, Nov 1877-Nov 1878" by Various
Snead was sent to school a little by his mother so that he could spell quite well.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 3, 1918" by Various
The chap in the tonneau was Joe Snead, too fat and indolent to take part in any game of an athletic nature.
"Rival Pitchers of Oakdale" by Morgan Scott
That made Snead, and presumably Lefty, a psi.
"Card Trick" by Walter Bupp AKA Randall Garrett
This past summer our Association joined in with them at the Snead picnic and you never saw the like that day in Snead's Grove.
"Blue Ridge Country" by Jean Thomas
Waldron Cradle Blade and Snead, about 1840.
"Agricultural Implements and Machines in the Collection of the National Museum of History and Technology" by John T. Schlebecker
Snead, Augustine, 385, 386.
"As I Remember" by Marian Gouverneur

In news:

Wallace Lady Patriots fall at home to Snead State.
Wallace Community College Selma's Africa Tyler, right, tries to get the ball past a pair of Snead State players during a home game on Wednesday.
Bernard Thomas/Associated Press Duke running back Josh Snead scores a touchdown between North Carolina Central defenders during last Saturday's game, a 54-17 Duke win.
Rams' Snead takes aggressive stance.
Fisher, Snead changing culture of the Rams.
Rams' Snead believes in Patriots' way.
A voice from above spoke to new St Louis Rams general manager Les Snead at the NFL scouting combine Friday.
Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher, right, listens to new general manager Les Snead speak during an NFL football news conference introducing Snead , Tuesday, Feb 14, 2012, in St Louis.
Rams hire Les Snead as GM.
The St Louis Rams have hired Les Snead as their new general manager.
Snead a good fit at Rams Park.
Mildred Virginia (Herndon) Snead , 92, of Jefferson City, died Friday, May 6, 2011 at St Joseph's Bluffs Care Center in Jefferson City.
Holmes' 60 ties Snead 's Old White record.
Quarterback Jevan Snead and running back Cordera Eason have signed undrafted free agent deals, according to various sources.
Losing Snead is a blow.

In science:

Snead and Suenaga have performed irradiation experiments on A15 filaments with and without prestrain and concluded that irradiation increases the effect of pre-strain on Tc .
A Review of the Properties of Nb3Sn and Their Variation with A15 Composition, Morphology and Strain State