Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. sharp, scharp, scarp, AS. scearp,; akin to OS. skarp, LG. scharp, D. scherp, G. scharf, Dan. & Sw. skarp, Icel. skarpr,. Cf. Escarp Scrape Scorpion
Inside were most peculiar teeth in sets of twos, while the mouth was lined with thousands of hard, tiny sharp points.
"Across Unknown South America" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
It was a sharp issue.
"A Political History of the State of New York, Volumes 1-3" by DeAlva Stanwood Alexander
Acutilingual: with a sharp pointed tongue or mouth structure, as in some bees.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
Here and there sharp lamps stung the dusks.
"Nights in London" by Thomas Burke
There was also the rattle of wheels, and the sharp clip of horses' hoofs upon the hard-beaten road.
"The Heart of Unaga" by Ridgwell Cullum
Donald interrupted him now and then with sharp questions.
"The Northern Iron" by George A. Birmingham
His cry is a sharp whistling sound, which rings through the air far and wide on a calm day.
"The Western World" by W.H.G. Kingston
But it took a sharp eye to make even that out.
"A Prisoner of Morro" by Upton Sinclair
The captain cast a sharp glance at his daughter.
"Blow The Man Down" by Holman Day
Sharpe thear, Feared they had binn Suncke in the Sea.
"Privateering and Piracy in the Colonial Period" by Various
I waited to watch you linger
With foot drawn back from the dew,
Till a sunbeam straight like a finger
Struck sharp through the leaves at you.
"An Interlude" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
Oh all ye, who passe by, whose eyes and minde
To worldly things are sharp, but to me blinde;
To me, who took eyes that I might you finde:
Was ever grief like mine?
"The Sacrifice" by George Herbert
I heard men saying, Leave tears and praying,
The sharp knife heedeth not the sheep;
Are we not stronger than the rich and the wronger,
When day breaks over dreams and sleep?
"The Voice Of Toil" by William Morris
Yon cloud with wrinkled fire is edg-ed sharp;
And once more welling through the air, ah me!
How the sweet viol plains him to the harp,
Whose pang-ed sobbings throng tumultuously.
"After-Strain" by Francis Thompson
There is no sword so sharp
With lightnings as the wanton tongue;
Nothing that burns like words--
Bubbling flames that spread
In the now unspiritual head,
By sleepless fevers fed.
"Scatter That Silver Ash Like Snow" by John Freeman
But streit on sute to God,
The king through Gods sharp rod,
Did yeeld to him his wife streit way,
And Abraham neuer stayd,
But as the king him prayd,
Departed thence without delay.
"A Tragedie of Abrahams Sacrifice" by Arthur Golding
For the first time in more than 40 years, if you cross into Tijuana, you will have to make a sharp right turn.
An outside consultants report had some sharp criticisms for the way in which Portland police investigated the 2006 death of James Chasse Jr.
Pound extra sharp cheddar cheese *, finely shredded.
The trick is to make your own with a top-quality sharp cheddar.
After more than two decades with Sharp HealthCare, Carmel Valley resident Trisha Khaleghi has been promoted to senior vice president and chief executive officer of Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns.
I find that when I'm sewing and I need to turn a sharp corner from the inside, nothing works better than m...
The view from the landing site of NASA's Curiosity rover toward the lower reaches of Mount Sharp on Mars.
A 35-year-old Lamont man died Sunday after being stabbed in the leg by a sharp blade that was attached to a fighting bird, authorities said.
Shaeffer is part of a Northwestern study of SuperAgers, elderly people who continue to stay cognitively sharp even as they age.
At their keenest, good sight and sharp hearing are taken for granted.
The request, by the Vienna Socalists, came after sharp attacks on Mr Waldheim by delegates to a regional party convention.
Berlusconi had experienced a sharp drop in blood pressure.
REGARDLESS of its musical or charitable merits, Bob Geldof's Live8 concert—which aims to "make poverty history"—gives a sharp lesson in the power of public relations.
Pegomastax africanus stood less than two feet tall and sported sharp fangs and a beak.
Some sharp interview questions leave a congressional hopeful squirming.
The number of lattice sites N can be interpreted as the total number of Matsubara frequencies. A sharp transition is obtained in the limit N → ∞.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
Our method is general enough to be applicable to other types of sharp transitions.
On the critical exponents of random k-SAT
Dimitris Achlioptas and Ehud Friedgut. A sharp threshold for k-colorability.
On the critical exponents of random k-SAT
The result of this section goes back to Poincar´e, while the sharp version for the torus stated below in Theorem 1.1 is proved in Greg McShane’s 1991 Warwick thesis .
A norm on homology of surfaces and counting simple geodesics
Lattice results (see Fig. 5) show a sharp transition point which can be identiﬁed as the Thouless energy.
Randomness on the Lattice