Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. flint, akin to Sw. flinta, Dan. flint,; cf. OHG. flins, flint, G. flinte, gun (cf. E. flint,lock), perh. akin to Gr. brick. Cf. Plinth
You receive an impression of sharp-edged flints and broken bottles.
"American Sketches" by Charles Whibley
Even as she looked, Major Flint came out of his house on one side of the Royce and Captain Puffin on the other.
"Miss Mapp" by Edward Frederic Benson
Flint's livelihood is cotton.
"Chimney-Pot Papers" by Charles S. Brooks
Then he grasped his gun near the flint, and was ready for the next step in the proceedings.
"Footprints in the Forest" by Edward Sylvester Ellis
The cup in which it spins is made of agate flint, or other hard substance.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
It's an iron hand, and a heart like flint.
"Antony Gray,--Gardener" by Leslie Moore
Then she took a flint point and scratched the men's arms until she made big scars.
"The Later Cave-Men" by Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
Each carried three flint-tipped throwing-spears, while a good supply of flint throwing-stones were in their skin pouches.
"B. C. 30,000" by Sterner St. Paul Meek
Watch your step, Flint.
"The Pagan Madonna" by Harold MacGrath
Down at the bunk-house it's the same way, with Slim, an' Flint Kreeger an' the rest.
"Shoe-Bar Stratton" by Joseph Bushnell Ames
Late, when all his days had hardened
Into flint his nature wild,
Seemed it softer grown and kinder
For the sake of that one child.
"Loch Buy" by John Douglas Sutherland Campbell
From their bodies fell our flint-darts,
Yet their arrows flew, like rays
Flashing from the rocks where polished
By the ice in winter days.
"Ugonde's Tale" by John Douglas Sutherland Campbell
And the scoffing tongue was prayerful,
And the blinded eyes found sight,
And hearts, as flint aforetime,
Grew soft in his warmth and light.
"The Minister’s Daughter" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Sudden, through the ranks beside her,
Scattering men, like sparks of flint,
Burst a snow-white horse and rider,
Rapid as the lightning's glint.
"Lita of the Nile" by Richard Doddridge Blackmore
There's granite flints
That's quite imminse,
There's sacks of coals and fuels,
There's swords and guns,
And soap in tuns,
And Gingerbread and Jewels.
"The Crystal Palace" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Therefore in patience I possess my soul;
Yea, therefore as a flint I set my face,
To pluck down, to build up again the whole—
But in a distant place.
"From House To House" by Christina Georgina Rossetti
Oscar Durand / The Flint Journal.
Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton filed a public nuisance action on Wednesday against a residence on Flint's west side where authorities recently discovered a methamphetamine lab in operation.
The album features some of Flint's best including 1000Bars who dropped his 'All In' mixtape today as well.
Flint's Pasha Moves on After Terrible Relationships In 'Wanna Get Back' Video.
Flint's Pasha moves on after terrible relationships in her new video 'Wanna Get Back.
She is getting ready to film the video for the track and wants Flint to represent.
Flint woman quilts in support of Alzheimer's patients.
Ryan Garza MLive.com Ami Simms, of Flint Township, is a nationally known quilting teacher and founder of Alzheimer's Art Quilt Initiative.
Ron and Rhonda Flint of Maple Park announce the engagement of their daughter, Lynette Flint, to Nicholas Piller , son of James and Martha Piller .
Miniature pinscher mix named Flint.
That five-month silence could affect whether the 28-year-old from Flint, Michigan lives or dies, RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned.
Photo courtesy of Placer County MuseumsCamp Flint soldiers roll up sleeping rolls while stationed in Auburn to guard railroad right-of-way over the Sierra from saboteurs.
Ross Flint firstname.lastname@example.org March 14, 2011.
In this April 5, 2011 photo, a male prairie chicken displays his best in the Flint Hills in Greenwood County, Kan.
Flint girl mauled by pit bull, dog still on premises .
Munafò MR, Matheson IJ, Flint J (2007) Association of the DRD2 gene Taq1A polymorphism and alcoholism: a meta-analysis of case-control studies and evidence of publication bias.
Deep Impact: Unintended consequences of journal rank
Partially supported by the Applied Mathematics Department at the University of Western Ontario, Wolfgang Struss, Pei Yu, Turab Lookman, Ghia Flint and Dean Harrison.
Enumerating the Prime Alternating Knots, Part I