dah

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n dah the longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code
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Usage

In literature:

Alec can drive you ovah early in the mawning, when he is out for the marketing, and go for you befoah dah'k.
"The Little Colonel's Christmas Vacation" by Annie Fellows Johnston
So was "Doo-dah;" and the Italians themselves joined energetically in the chorus.
"The Dodge Club" by James De Mille
On the second ballot, Nau-ce-dah (Strong Shield), was chosen without opposition.
"Seven and Nine years Among the Camanches and Apaches" by Edwin Eastman
Lilly shoe dah, big boot, hard boot, dah.
"Hunting the Skipper" by George Manville Fenn
We tuk five elephints, a hunder' an' sivinty Sniders, two hunder' dahs, and a lot av other burglarious thruck.
"Soldier Stories" by Rudyard Kipling
You dah to say they shayn't and I'll comb you with this varmint from head to foot!
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 7" by Various
Among other articles which I have noticed are "dahs," and knives of many sorts and degrees of excellence.
"Burma" by R.Talbot Kelly
Meals are taken at Dah el Aly, El Asser, and El Moghreb.
"Romantic Spain" by John Augustus O'Shea
I heard missus say her husband done leave her dah; she got stay dah till he done come back an' git her.
"Belford's Magazine, Vol 2, December 1888" by Various
Well, I wuz dah all night.
"The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by Mark Twain
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In poetry:

Dah now, ain't dat sto'y fine?
Run erlong now, nevah min'.
Want some mo', you rascal, you?
No, suh! no, suh! dat 'll do.
"A Cabin Tale" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Mastah, my mastah, dead dah in de fiel'?
Lif me up some,--dah, jes' so I kin kneel.
I was too weak to go wid him, dey said,
Well, now I 'll--fin' him--so--mastah is dead.
"The News" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Dah! Now, what? How de ole j'ice cracks!
'Spec' dis house, ef hit tell plain fac's,
'Ud talk about de ha'nts wid dey long tails on
What das'n't on'y come when de folks is gone!
"When De Folks Is Gone" by James Whitcomb Riley
Let me lay down awhile, dah by his bed;
I wants to t'ink,--hit ain't cleah in my head:--
Killed while a-leadin' his men into fight,--
Dat 's whut you said, ain't it, did I hyeah right?
"The News" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
De trees is bendin' in de sto'm,
De rain done hid de mountain's fo'm,
I 's 'lone an' in distress.
But listen, dah 's a voice I hyeah,
A-sayin' to me, loud an' cleah,
"Lay low in de wildaness."
"A Plantation Melody" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
So, w'en Lucy got so solemn, Ike he sta'ted fu' to go
Wid a gal who was a sinnah an' could mek a bettah show.
Lucy jes' went on to meetin' lak she did n't keer a rap,
But my 'sperunce kep' me t'inkin dah was somep'n' gwine to drap.
"How Lucy Backslid" by Paul Laurence Dunbar

In news:

Do Dah Day pets 2012 gallery (19 photos).
Preview The Nghiems' video for "Dum Dum Dah Dah ," by Kyle Roberts.
If you missed the Old Miners' Big Bear Heritage Parade last weekend, you still have a chance to see one of Big Bear's finest parades, the Doo Dah Parade in Fawnskin.
The Doo Dah Parade will take place Saturday Morning starting at 10:00am.
As he was talking, I had a Ta- Dah moment myself.
Preview The Nghiems' video for " Dum Dum Dah Dah," by Kyle Roberts.
Preview The Nghiems' video for "Dum Dum Dah Dah," by Kyle Roberts.
Gouda (GOO-dah), named for its city of origin in the Netherlands, is a pale yellow color with a red or yellow waxy rind.
The women in charge Dah money bags The happy winner, on the left The Kilroys were here A souvenir.
According to their press release, we're supposed to say " mohn-dah-LEEZ".
Ain Dah Yung Center on Indian Uprising.
The Danville Area Humane Society (DAHS) and Danville Police Department are searching for whomever left seven, one-week old puppies in a dumpster on Thursday, November 1st.
Kevin Dahly had known he had polycystic kidney disease, a disorder that causes multiple cysts to form on the kidneys, for quite some time.
Jerry Parrish and his wife Gladys were sitting outside their second home at Spee-Bi-Dah on the Tulalip Indian Reservation west of Marysville, enjoying the peace, beauty, and quietness when I caught up with him.
It is time for the annual drumroll, tah-dah and to-do as TelevisionWeek unveils its list of the 10 Most Powerful People in TV News.
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In science:

To prove that Hda is a group, by theorem 1.5 we only need to prove that daH(da)2 .
On generalized inverses and Green's relations
The PQM model entropy density curve (dah dotted line) at µ = 294.7 MeV shows a large jump because chiral transition is strong first order at this chemical potential.
Revisiting the Phase Structure of the Polyakov-quark-meson Model in the presence of Vacuum Fermion Fluctuation
He had asked in fact which shapes minimized, for each topological genus, the Willmore functional W = HS dAH 2 , which is none other than the Helfrich Hamiltonian with zero spontaneous curvature.
Amphiphilic Membranes
McCook & Sion (1999) as a possible magnetic white dwarf, type DAH.
White Dwarf - Red Dwarf Systems Resolved with the Hubble Space Telescope: I. First Results
If H is a k-complex on X and A ∈ (cid:0) [r ] ≤k(cid:1) = {B : B ⊆ [r ], |B | ≤ k}, the balanced function of HA is HA = (HA − dA )H ∗ A = HA − dAH ∗ A .
A hypergraph regularity method for generalised Turan problems
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