Blank cheque - If you are given a blank cheque, you are allowed to use as much money as you need for a project.
Blank slate - A blank slate is something that hasn't been developed or described in any detail.
Draw a blank - If you try to find something out and draw a blank, you don't get any useful information.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. blank, blonc, blaunc, blaunche, fr. F. blanc, fem. blanche, fr. OHG. blanch, shining, bright, white, G. blank,; akin to E. blink, cf. also AS. blanc, white. 98. See Blink, and cf. 1st Blanch
Fury flashed up in her eyes and was gone, leaving them almost blank blue.
"The Maids of Paradise" by Robert W. (Robert William) Chambers
He tried to make his mind a blank, and in the effort he forgot for a time where he was.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
Urban took a gleaming blank sheet of parchment from the pile on his desk, dipped a quill, shook it, and began to write.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
At first all was blank.
"Peter the Brazen" by George F. Worts
It was a great blot looming blank in its darkness.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
Below us lay the empty stretch of blank desert.
"The Floating Island of Madness" by Jason Kirby
Devil's Hill's a cursed blank.
"The Golden Woman" by Ridgwell Cullum
Drawn a blank way up ther' on your mudbank?
"The Twins of Suffering Creek" by Ridgwell Cullum
She feared the angry blank of the eyeglass.
"Love and Lucy" by Maurice Henry Hewlett
The Greek tragedians, therefore, wrote in iambics, the kind of verse nearest to prose, which with us is blank verse.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Volume 57, No. 352, February 1845" by Various
"Your mind is not as blank
As that of HOPLEY PORTER,
Who holds a curate's rank
"The Rival Curates" by William Schwenck Gilbert
"O blanke ziel, o roode bloed,
O hart verdwaald daartusschen,--
Wie zal in slaap u sussen
Tezamen en voorgoed?
"Lethe" by Pieter Cornelis Boutens
The words are Edgar Allan Poe's,
As any man may see,
But what a POE-t wrote in prose,
Shall make blank verse for me.
"Borrow'd Plumes" by Adam Lindsay Gordon
Overhead, a roof of cloud
With its weight of thunder bowed;
Underneath, to left and right,
Blankness and abysmal night.
"My Dream" by John Greenleaf Whittier
The blank page of my heart grows rife
With wealth of tender lore;
Her image, stamped upon my life,
Gives value evermore.
"Quand-Meme" by John Hay
Blank sea to sail upon,
Cold bed to sleep in:
While you clasp, I must be gone
For all your weeping:
I must die.
"Wife To Husband" by Christina Georgina Rossetti
French action thriller 'Point Blank' hits at close range.
'Point Blank' review: French thriller delivers.
The crazed Florida mom who allegedly killed her four children before killing herself last week pumped 18 hollow-point rounds into the kids, some at point-blank range , according to a coroner's report.
As you may recall, I landed a super-advance copy of Fear of a Blank Planet on DVD-Audio for an exclusive review in the May issue.
Oct 5, 1998 Christine Blank Supermarket News.
Pushbutton Problem Blanks Dehumidifier.
Painter Don Callarman refers to that 1958 movie when he says he might have found the perfect canvas: the blank back wall of Quixote 's True Blue (2151 Lawrence Street).
Sarah Rall scored a pair of goals and Keely Stover had a shutout game in goal Tuesday as Upper Sandusky blanked Mohawk 4-0 in girls soccer.
MOORESVILLE – Point Blank shooting range will host a grand opening celebration and charity fundraising event the weekend of Oct 29 and 30.
Fill in the blank with the correct answer.
Service Centers Invest in New Red Bud Blanking Lines.
Service Centers Invest in New Red Bud Blanking Lines Precision Metalforming Association.
Local repairman stole and cashed homeowner's blank checks.
Mauro Rosales injured late as Sounders blank DC United, 3-0.
Amanda Blank, La Roux , and Jemina Pearl put their own fresh spins on the female pop-star paradigm.
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A GRB Tool Shed
The lensing has been exploited to achieve even better sensitivities with respect to ultra-deep blank-ﬁeld surveys (e.g. the HDFs), and allowed detection of sources between 30 and 100 µJ y at 15 µm.
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
The variable t should be replaced by p, q , r or s and either of the symbols 2 and 3 by a blank or a ∗.
Bicomplex algebra and function theory
Nevertheless, we will give enough indications (we hope) for the reader to ﬁll in the blanks.
Number Operator Algebras
Blank, Stability and localization in chaotic dynamics, MCCME, Moscow, 2001.
Perron-Frobenius spectrum for random maps and its approximation