Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. conversio,: cf. F. conversion,. See Convert
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. convertĕre, conversum—con, and vertĕre, to turn.
She refused to dance, but conversed with more animation.
"The Young Duke" by Benjamin Disraeli
The hours sped on, while they thus held converse, till a hand on the latch aroused them.
"Eventide" by Effie Afton
We'll keep the conversation general you know.
"Jill the Reckless" by P. G. (Pelham Grenville) Wodehouse
While these ministers of grace were engaged in pleasant conversation a different kind of a crowd had met not far away.
"The Kentucky Ranger" by Edward T. Curnick
I tried to get up a conversation with Flanagan, but he looked half- frightened and half guilty as I did so.
"My Friend Smith" by Talbot Baines Reed
Walt is not within sight, for the conversation is carried on outside the room.
"The Lone Ranche" by Captain Mayne Reid
We can converse with such people in a way that astonishes us, although meeting them, perhaps, for the first time.
"Pushing to the Front" by Orison Swett Marden
When peace was restored, the conversation went on in desultory fashion.
"The Daughters of Danaus" by Mona Caird
While the others conversed with him, I endeavoured to make unobserved a sketch of his face.
"Memoirs" by Charles Godfrey Leland
I did not converse with them, as I was not sure of my ability to refrain from divulging my abolition sentiments.
"The Expressman and the Detective" by Allan Pinkerton
I tread my melancholy road,
No more by vain delusions driven;
Hold solemn converse with my God,
And track my onward way to heaven.
"Anxieties and Comforts" by John Bowring
God's gardener, upwards lift! For friends,
Companions from the sky,
Angels shall visit thee and raise
Thy soul with converse high.
"Immortal Eve - I" by Manmohan Ghose
THE fiddles were playing and playing,
The couples were out on the floor;
From converse and dancing he drew me,
And across the door.
"Across The Door" by Padraic Colum
The dreary silence o'er, both glad
To hear of human voice the sound,
The negro and the English lad
Comfort in mutual converse found.
"Conquest Of Prejudice" by Charles Lamb
The lichen peels along the wall.
My conversation bores the dove.
He knows it all: that I'm in love
And you care much and not at all.
"The Garden" by Dominic Frank Moraes
The lips would speak, as if they caught
Some converse sudden broke
When the great word the dead man sought,
And Hades' silence woke.
"The Widow of Nain" by George MacDonald
A Conversation About "The End of Men".
Excerpt from conversation between Branch Davidian leader, David Koresh, and an FBI negotiator (John #4) discussing the Book of Revelation .
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Join Editorial Page Editor Jim Boren and columnist Bill McEwen on what will no doubt be a spirited conversation about the results of Election Night 2012.
But core to many evangelicals' identity is the " born-again " experience described in John 3:3, when a sinner undergoes an intense conversion during a personal interaction with the Holy Spirit, often Jesus Himself.
This week, we're looking at a linguistic foible that's actually heard quite often in conversational speech in Minnesota.
Once an A student, he now found himself unable to remember conversations, dates and routine bits of daily life.
You would think that a conversation between a mad scientist and his prized newt might not stand out in a novel dominated by sociopathic bikers, a father's unbearable guilt and a sad quest by a group of sideshow freaks.
Gwyneth Paltrow was feeling free out on the red carpet at The Conversation with Amanda de Cadenet celebration in NYC Sunday.
Newsweek reports that Judith Regan, the outspoken publisher who used to have her own imprint at HarperCollins, is in "conversations" with News Corp.
The OSX-1 FPSO is currently under conversion at Keppel and is aimed to be operational offshore Brazil next year.
Bids for the OSX-2 FPSO conversion are being evaluated and the contract is expected to be awarded in the first quarter of 2011.
ST Aerospace will provide engineering design, the conversion into a combi configuration, as well as maintenance checks during the conversion phase.
Once the voters made conversion legal, the Texas Family Code was also amended to specify just how to accomplish the conversion.
It is supportive of batch conversion process and conversion of numerous FLV files into MP3.
We are very grateful to Olivier Martin for a helpful conversation.
Statistical ensemble of scale-free random graphs
There are several techniques that do this conversion.
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Conversely, if QSO images and the image of the ring are observed then time delay ratios can be estimated.
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Conversely, if δ < δc , the giant component does not exist and g (1) = 1, in which case both the numerator and denominator of Eq. (11) approach zero as x → 1.
Are randomly grown graphs really random?
Section 3 describes the template ﬁlling methods that lead to the conversion of a text into its formal representation.
Generating a 3D Simulation of a Car Accident from a Written Description in Natural Language: the CarSim System