logy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj logy stunned or confused and slow to react (as from blows or drunkenness or exhaustion)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Logy Heavy or dull in respect to motion or thought; as, a logy horse; feeling logy . "Porcupines are . . . logy , sluggish creatures."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • logy Heavy; slow; stupid.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From D. log,

Usage

In literature:

The Logie Elphinstones were a cadet branch of Glack, an estate acquired by Nicholas Elphinstone in 1499.
"Robert Louis Stevenson a Record, an Estimate, and a Memorial" by Alexander H. Japp
As usual at that period, one or two high-ridged narrow buildings, intersecting and crossing each other, formed the CORPS DE LOGIS.
"A Legend of Montrose" by Sir Walter Scott
The fish are runnin' smaller an' smaller, an' you've took 'baout as logy a halibut's we're apt to find this trip.
""Captains Courageous"" by Rudyard Kipling
Rising from nothing, he became Grand Marechal des Logis in the royal household: he arrived at that office by a perfect romance.
"The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete" by Duc de Saint-Simon
She looks heavy and lazy and logy, while the other girls are talking and laughing and having a good time.
"Nerves and Common Sense" by Annie Payson Call
Perhaps some corps de logis, but small, or something like Perthuis's house, or even smaller.
"Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician" by Frederick Niecks
The run to Makaweli was very slow, for the ship was logy with the grass and barnacles on her bottom.
"Cappy Ricks" by Peter B. Kyne
Hard by these batterys stands Fort Logie.
"Captain Cook's Journal During the First Voyage Round the World" by James Cook
In the shifting breeze it swayed sluggishly, heavily, as if riding at anchor like a logy ship of the air.
"The Mystery" by Stewart Edward White and Samuel Hopkins Adams
He seemed as logy as an omnibus.
"Punchinello, Vol. 2, No. 27, October 1, 1870" by Various
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In poetry:

‘Mistress, here is Phemie Blayne
Selling mushrooms once again;
Annie Logie came before
You had passed your chamber door,
So I filled the basket there—’
"Phemie Blayne" by William Bell Scott

In news:

View full size Paul Jeffers / AP Photo British boy band One Direction arrives for the Logies, an Australian television industry awards night, in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2012.
Heartwell, Dillon, Logie, city commissioners.
GR Mayor George Heartwell (left), former Mayor John Logie and State Rep Brandon Dillon show their support for the Decriminalize GR proposal, which would make marijuana possession a civil infraction (Sept 14, 2012).
If you can't justify $350 for a set of headphones that you may only use for infrequent air travel, consider Logitech's (LOGI) Noise Canceling Headphones .
Travis Logie (ZAF), 33, will face off against Raoni Monteiro (BRA), 30, in Heat 9 of Round 2 when Billabong Rio Pro competition resumes.
Logie served as mayor of Grand Rapids from 1992 to 2003.
Logie is a former mayor of Grand Rapids, Michigan, serving from 1992 to 2003, and is a former partner with the law firm Warner Norcross & Judd LLP.
Oh, then we got it, thanks to this live rendition of 'What Makes You Beautiful' by the one and only One Direction at the 2012 Logie Awards in Melbourne, Australia.
Is the world witnessing the end of 'UFO- logy '.
FREMONT (Business Wire), May 10_Logitech International (SWX:LOGN Nasdaq:LOGI) announced that it will ask its shareholders to approve a two-for-one split of its shares at the Company's upcoming Annual General Meeting on June 16.
Martin Logies, a connoisseur par excellence, came by and we talked about his Cardinal Collection recently consigned to us.
Gus Logie returns to coach Canadian cricket team.
Scott Logie, the managing director of Occam, has been promoted by parent company St Ives to a group-wide strategic marketing director role.
Scott Logie promoted to senior role at St Ives .
Carrie Holt, Integrated Marketing & Texaco Brand Manager – Chevron Hans Logie, Managing Partner, San Francisco – MEC.
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In science:

The metric is called polyhomogeneous if at large r it admits an expansion in terms of r−j logi r rather than r−j (as it has been assumed in the works of Bondi and others - cf.
Radiative spacetimes
Curiously enough Fermi (F.p.29) also uses the word heat in the sense of internal energy and this is the termino logy proposed. In fact if we aim at analyzing with generality the means of work generalizing the concepts acquired at simple "mechanical" situat ions, we have difficult ies.
The Energy-Entropy Principle
Let {Ui} be an analytic cover of X , and let logi f be an analytic branch of the logarithm on Ui .
The additive dilogarithm
More concretely, a ⊗ f ∈ O ⊗ O× gives the 1-cocycle (a ⊗ (logi f − logj f ), logi f · da) ∈ H1 (X, O(1) → Ω1 ).
The additive dilogarithm
The peculiar velocity of local galaxies, taken here to be 300 km/s (Landy 2002), dominates low-redshift part of the “Velocity+Cosmo logy Error” curve.
Rates and Progenitors of Type Ia Supernovae
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