Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. Ir. & Gael. lub, loop, noose, fold, thong, bend, lub, to bend, incline
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. loup.
He looped one of his absurdly small fingers into one of my buttonholes.
"The Escape of Mr. Trimm" by Irvin S. Cobb
In order that the velvet may be smooth, these loops must be perfectly even and very near together.
"The Story of Silk" by Sara Ware Bassett
He saw the dragon-fly loop and climb and the American swing about to attack.
"Tam O' The Scoots" by Edgar Wallace
He had caught his tail in his teeth and was rolling along loopity-loop, loopity-loop.
"Boys and Girls Bookshelf; a Practical Plan of Character Building, Volume I (of 17)" by Various
I stole a glance out of the loop, but saw nothing save the pale sunshine on the weeds.
"The Reckoning" by Robert W. Chambers
Little or no distinction is made between barred or looped letters.
"The Detection of Forgery" by Douglas Blackburn
As I leaped from the stool my mistress discharged her musket, and we both caught up others and returned to the loop-holes below.
"The Privateer's-Man" by Frederick Marryat
I want some gold sleeve-loops for Tod.
"Vagabondia" by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The sinuous loop went out, fell over the steer's head.
"The Range Boss" by Charles Alden Seltzer
The distance was less than ten feet, and the loop spread, quick and true, over the head of the Japanese.
"The Girl and The Bill" by Bannister Merwin
It makes me breathless
It's like falling and recovering
In huge gesturing loops
Through an empty sky.
"I Have Started To Say" by Philip Larkin
Flype ’em, slit ’em, twist ’em,
Lop-looped laps of paper;
Setting out the system
By the bones of Neper.
"Cats Cradle Song," by James Clerk Maxwell
Loop up her tresses
Escaped from the comb,
Her fair auburn tresses;
Whilst wonderment guesses
Where was her home?
"The Bridge of Sighs" by Thomas Hood
I tiptoed gently up and stooped
Above her looped and shining tresses,
And asked her of her kin and name,
And why she came from fairy places.
"The Lanawn Shee" by Francis Ledwidge
"Suppose," I said, "invaders came;
Here, in the north. How, in the name
Of thunder, could we quickly move our troops?
How could we rush our army forth
Into the unprotected North
With all your crazy twists and turns and loops!"
"The Insect" by C J Dennis
And one is clasped in her slender hand, and one on her bosom lies,
And two rare blushing buds loop up her light brown hair,
Ah, roses of June, you never looked on a face so white and fair,
Such perfectly moulded lips, such sweet and heavenly eyes.
"Roses Of June" by Marietta Holley
On a recent gorgeous Saturday morning, Linda and I walked a wonderful loop trail alongside the Damariscotta River, on lands conserved by the Damariscotta River Association.
I'm out of the loop for two weeks and Rio — one of the city's best hip-hop and R&B producers — starts making wistful folk records.
Apple's headquarters at One Infinite Loop in Cupertino, California, is "Macca" for Mac geeks, especially during Macworld, when busloads come down from San Francisco.
Seeing the loops and curls and lines unique to each person's handwriting is like remembering Grandma's rose-water smell or hearing Daddy's tenor twang.
Grape harvesters from Pellenc SA use closed-loop electrohydraulic control for propulsion, harvesting , and cleaning.
Remarks by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, indicating that his is determined to tighten policy from its historic lows, threw markets for a loop Friday.
Also, if your motorhome has fiberglass or plastic instead of metal, double stick hook-and-loop fastener will do the trick.
Methanol use for a closed-loop geothermal heat pump .
Association aims to ensure groundwater safe from drilling of loop wells.
They actually were fabricated from `hoops and loops' by the previous owner.
OF RAPIDLY-GROWING WEST LOOP AREA.
Council gives first nod to proposed high-voltage transmission loop.
LP&L says proposed loop designed to provide security to city power grid.
It happened at the Walmart on Alameda near Loop 375 on October 5.
John Ingle Dr Brian Hasse, left, of La Casa Dental in Wichita Falls, works on New Zealander Krysia Donovan Wednesday at his office on Loop 11.
Similarly, it was argued by Sethi and Stern (1999) that when N > 3 even two-loop terms cannot be shown to be nonrenormalized using the same arguments as for one-loop terms and two-loop terms for small values of N .
M(atrix) Theory: Matrix Quantum Mechanics as a Fundamental Theory
If we consider the graph as embedded on an orientable surface, the set L of the loops could be chosen to be the set of the plaquettes (“local” loops), plus the set of the generators of the ﬁrst homology group, that is, loops which turn around its handles.
General duality for abelian-group-valued statistical-mechanics models
A with reference point p, resp. the restricted holonomy group w.r.t A with reference point p; they are respectively subgroups of G consisting of all elements which can be written in the form H(A)|1 0 (γ , p), for γ a (piecewise smooth) loop in M , resp. a (piecewise smooth) loop in M homotopic to the constant loop.
Holonomy and parallel transport in the differential geometry of the space of loops and the groupoid of generalized gauge transformations
Every connected ﬁnite strongly simple Bol loop is Moufang. particular, if the right multiplication group Grr (S ) of a Bol loop S is a ﬁnite simple group of Lie type, then S is a ﬁnite simple Moufang loop.
Simple Bol loops
This implies that the Bol loop S is a loop with inversion, and thus a Moufang loop.
Simple Bol loops