Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. spellen, spellien, tell, relate, AS. spellian, fr. spell, a saying, tale; akin to MHG. spellen, to relate, Goth. spilln,.e Spell a tale. In sense 4 and those following, OE. spellen, perhaps originally a different word, and from or influenced by spell, a splinter, from the use of a piece of wood to point to the letters in schools: cf. D. spellen, to spell. Cf. Spell splinter
He broke the spell; she sank from the poet into the embarrassed woman.
"Robert Elsmere" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
Then a magic spell overpowered her, and she swam on and on vainly seeking to rise above the waters, but always unable to do so.
"Finnish Legends for English Children" by R. Eivind
The spell that holds it fast is the all-potent spell of the Wizard of the Cave.
"The Shadow Witch" by Gertrude Crownfield
It was a class in spelling.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves, Arkansas Narratives, Part 4" by Work Projects Administration
I am one of little note, and my name not worth the spelling.
"Traditions of Lancashire, Volume 2 (of 2)" by John Roby
It was Saturday noon, and the fourth class was spelling.
"Little Grandfather" by Sophie May
I never heard a word spelled in that way.
"In The Boyhood of Lincoln" by Hezekiah Butterworth
So I think I'd better learn that summoning spell first.
"Zeta Exchange" by Ann Wilson
During this, their first spell by the trail, Stonor was highly amused to watch Clare's way with Mary.
"The Woman from Outside" by Hulbert Footner
Spelling gave him more trouble.
"Lola" by Henny Kindermann
"She charms him with her great blue eyes,
She binds him with her hair;
Oh, break the spell with holy words,
Unbind him with a prayer!"
"The Witch of Wenham" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Not alone do thy glorious sunsets,
Nor thy trees of a thousand dyes,
But all touch my heart with thy sweet spell,
Oh, earth, and air, and skies.
"October" by Sallie Williams Hardcastle
Well, be it so !—the charm is o'er
Which long hath bound me with its spell;
My thoughts shall never waken more
In tenderness for thee—Farewell!
"Yes Leave Me" by Eliza Acton
I could have loved you -- oh, so well! --
The dream, that wishing boyhood knows,
Is but a bright, beguiling spell,
That only lives while passion glows.
"Why I Loved You" by Thomas Moore
I have lost the spell that my verse could weave
O'er the souls of the old and young,
And never again -- how it makes me grieve --
Shall I sing as once I sung.
"A Christmas Chant" by Abram Joseph Ryan
See--the gold and blue of our yesterday
In the eyes and the hair of a child at play;
And the spell of joy that our youth beguiled
Is woven anew in the laugh of the child.
"The Old Magic" by Edith Nesbit
Fainting Spells Often Tied to Too Many Meds at Once: Study.
Barring a successful appeal, a ruling Wednesday spells the end to the Authors Guild's claims related to HathiTrust--a massive digitization project involving Google Inc and a group of university libraries.
So whenever I go about hiring a new reporter (or any job at Snyder Communications), we always administer a spelling test.
Every year we wait for the monsoon season to come and beat the heat of summer's spell.
During the midst of my misguided poor-artist spell I went to Whole Foods to do what many vagabond people rave about: grazing for a meal.
Spelling's husband is holding their daughter Stella.
Just ask celeb mom Tori Spelling.
Red glitter spelled out S-A-N-T-A on one side of the signs, which they continued to take to the parade in the years after.
Matusevich says the gnats were expected to depart by November, but warm spells have kept them around.
It seems the only time Bill Long uses his kitchen is to prepare foods he can't spell.
Alcoa Rotary takes first place in Spelling Bee.
Zerban supporters spell his name in lights on a bridge in Walworth County, Wisconsin.
In plain English, what such messages usually spell is trouble, and, where a computer is equipped with a hard drive , quite often that's where the trouble lies.
Cast a spell — that is what movies (at least nondocumentary ones) are or were supposed to do, and yet how often do they achieve that aim today.
The letters on the license plate to Rod Reprogle's 2003 Chevy Silverado SS spell out RODSTOY.
First, we spell out the reduction semantics of type-preserving combinators, and we formalise the corresponding generic type TP.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
Here we repeat essentially the same argument and spell out it in the d = 2 case with the appropriate modiﬁcations, using Lemma 2.2.
Maximal local time of a d-dimensional simple random walk on subsets
This section spells out some further corollaries of Theorem 3.
Regenerative partition structures
Next, after spelling out (2.1), reducing the (apparently longer) list of equations to a minimal one, and then writing and organizing them in a convenient way, we arrive at the following (in local coordinates, the equations bellow also appear in ).
Generalized complex structures and Lie brackets
This expansion can be spelled down physically as follows.
Can one tell Einstein's unimodular theory from Einstein's general relativity?