ponce

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ponce someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)
    • n ponce a man who is effeminate in his manner and fussy in the way he dresses
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Usage

In literature:

M. Ponce, and especially his workmen, work like niggers.
"The Conquest of Bread" by Peter Kropotkin
Ponce, Antonio, notary, 555.
"Privateering and Piracy in the Colonial Period" by Various
Old Ponce de Leon's Fountain of Youth?
"Desert Conquest" by A. M. Chisholm
On arrival in Paris I met my cousin, Pepe Ponce de Leon, the aide-de-camp referred to before.
"The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon" by José Maria Gordon
Perhaps it was rumor of their fame upon which Ponce de Leon founded his dream of a Fountain of Youth.
"The Book of the National Parks" by Robert Sterling Yard
Ponce, named after Ponce de Leon, is the largest city and the one of the most commercial importance upon the island.
"Porto Rico" by Arthur D. Hall
Jose Ponce, Andres pronounced with satisfaction, was a great sword.
"The Bright Shawl" by Joseph Hergesheimer
A fine old military road runs from it across the mountains to Ponce, on the south shore.
"With the World's Great Travellers, Volume 1" by Various
Ponce de Leon then made inquiries after the captain Luis Marin, after Bernal Diaz del Castillo, and the rest of the men who were with him.
"The Memoirs of the Conquistador Bernal Diaz del Castillo, Vol 2 (of 2)" by Bernal Diaz del Castillo
The next day General Miles marched toward Ponce.
"The Greater Republic" by Charles Morris
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In poetry:

Juan Ponce de Leon, by the Devil led,
With years weighed down and crammed with antique lore,
Seeing age branch his stubby locks still more,
The far seas scoured to find Health's Fountain-head.
"Youth" by Jose Maria de Heredia y Giraud

In news:

The USS Ponce and the Gunstan Hall are in the middle of the exercise.
1049 Ponce De Leon Avenue Atlanta, GA 30306.
Ponce spent three years as a general assignment reporter at ABC-7 Chicago.
Just outside the town of Ponce , on Puerto Rico's southern coast, is a prison for girls.
Candido Castaneda Ponce , 41, of 695 Greenfield Cemetery Road, died Friday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital.
PONCE , Robert Marvin.
Sophie Hoakalei Ponce Purdy-Kaai was born Aug 30 at 5:12 am to parents Ashley Ponce and Koddie-Jaymes Purdy-Kaai.
PONCE , Puerto Rico.
USS Ponce as it pulls into Naval Station Norfolk following a seven-month deployment, Dec 8, 2009.
Ponce recalls 19th century colonialism in Puerto Rico.
Elizabeth Ardel Esco, Jacksonville, and James Augustine Ponce Jr, St Augustine, will exchange wedding vows April 28 during a ceremony planned for the St Augustine Lighthouse and Museum.
Architect's rendering for Gables 4585 Ponce .
Exhibit celebrates 500th anniversary of Ponce de Leon's arrival.
Discovering Ponce , Puerto Rico.
Crews will close down Ponce starting at 9 pm Friday and won't reopen it until 5 am Monday.
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In science:

Therefore one must calculate the time derivative of kωk∞ directly, that is α = ωieij ωj /|ω |2 directly, which should also have time-integral singular growth (Ponce (1985)).
Computational Euler History
Ponce de Leon Metric and describes a 5D generalized de Sitter expansion of the universe.
Gravitational Waves generated during inflation from a 5D vacuum theory of gravity in a de Sitter expansion
Second, we state the classical fractional Leibniz rule estimate derived by Kenig, Ponce and Vega (See Theorems A.8 and A.12 in ).
Global well-posedness in energy space of the periodic modified Benjamin-Ono equation
Ponce, Commutator estimates and the Euler and Navier-Stokes equations, Comm.
Global well-posedness in energy space of the periodic modified Benjamin-Ono equation
Ponce, On the Davey-Stewartson systems, Ann.
Smoothing properties of inhomogeneous equations via canonical transforms
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