Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. optio,; akin to optare, to choose, wish, optimus, best, and perh. to E. apt,: cf. F. option,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. optio, optionis—optāre, to choose.
I would hold an option of taking over the business on ninety days' notice.
"Burned Bridges" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
At the end of that time, he declared, I would become either a pauper or his heir, at my option.
"Aunt Jane's Nieces Abroad" by Edith Van Dyne
This collar is made in portions, and joined together with needle and thread, or worked together with one plain at the option of the worker.
"The Ladies' Work-Book" by Unknown
Allcraft hired it at once for one month certain, reserving to himself the option of continuing it for any further period.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 54, No. 337, November, 1843" by Various
Only two days of his option remained and therefore delay would be fatal.
"The Furnace of Gold" by Philip Verrill Mighels
I don't know just yet how much it is goin' to take to capitalize you, but here's ten dollars for an option.
"The Skipper and the Skipped" by Holman Day
Wherever it is placed, we have the option of seven squares for the second rook in the second row.
"Amusements in Mathematics" by Henry Ernest Dudeney
But a priest has no option when an expression of matrimonial consent is made to him in the presence of two witnesses.
"Jacqueline of Golden River" by H. M. Egbert
Perhaps this opposition of authority may give the court an option between the two.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
It was to be left optional to other Churches to follow the example.
"The English Church in the Eighteenth Century" by Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton
"Her spouse was her lackey—no option
'Twixt wedlock and worse things;
A lapse over-sad for a lady
Of her pedigree!"
"My Cicely" by Thomas Hardy
Cou'd I my option have —— my soul
Wou'd chuse in Hell's fierce flames to roll,
Before it to God's bar wou'd mount,
For its misdeeds, there to account!
"The Unhappy State Of The Ungodly, After Death" by Rees Prichard
Who digs the mine or quarry, digs with glee;
No slave!—His option and his gain are free:
Him the same laws the same protection yield,
Who plows the furrow, as who owns the field.
"Of Public Spirit In Regard To Public Works: An Epistle, To His Royal Highness Frederick Prince of Wa" by Richard Savage
I do not know, nor do I give a whoop,
But this I know: if she is so inclined
She can come play with me on our back stoop,
Even in office hours, I do not mind -
In fact I know I'm nice and good and ready
To get an option on her as my steady.
"The Love Sonnets of a Hoodlum" by Wallace Irwin
Even if he planned on using two quarterbacks, James Madison coach Mickey Matthews won't have the option.
Steel Cut Oatmeal slow cooked, fruit & spice- infused with toasted almonds (optional) milk 5.
The long dirt path has a few optional routes and some extremely big drop-offs.
When Tal Soltz set out to design a reusable water bottle, dissatisfied with the clunky and chunky options on the market, she refused to compromise aesthetics to be environmentally friendly.
You've got a few options for nighttime running.
RPS offers variety of preschool, child care options.
Add 'Cut' and ' Bleep ' To a DVD's Options.
Shrimp is just one of the options for your B's po-boy.
Skiing and snowboarding destination Mount Bohemia is weighing its options due to a crack in a tooth in the gearbox that has shut down the triple chairlift.
There are just too many options, and you can only enjoy so many a day.
BOMA to consider children's home option.
Wireless Speakers Offer More Compatibility Options.
Our mayor's preferred option for viaduct replacement would have patently screwed over truckers.
As more companies decide to freeze their traditional pension plans, it's important to view the pros and cons of the frozen-plan option -- and make sure the right communication strategy is in place should you choose it.
If you're going to attack the hardest of targets, you've got two options: go for the weak spot, like the Air Force's Portal Defeat program does.
This tutorial will provide (scientiﬁc) rationale for selecting options along with way.
A GRB Tool Shed
Side-lemmas 2, 5, 6 and 7 follow from an estimate on the overshooting of level h by the processes Yt and Zt stopped at σh ∧ ω , respectively, τh and from optional stopping arguments.
No more than three favourite sites for simple random walk
The optional conditions are Caml expressions following the keyword when.
From Syntactic Theories to Interpreters: A Specification Language and Its Compilation
Another option is that the scalar ﬁeld gets a bulk potential.
Fine-Tuning of the Cosmological Constant in Brane Worlds
Condition c) gives us two options with regard to the surface S (Γ).
Bicomplex algebra and function theory