Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. stinten, stenten, stunten, to cause to cease, AS. styntan,in comp.) to blunt, dull, fr. stunt, dull, stupid; akin to Icel. stytta, to shorten, stuttr, short, dial, Sw. stynta, to shorten, stunt, short. Cf. Stent Stunt
The men stint themselves in food and firing; but they always have a little to spare for gin and beer and tobacco.
"Side Lights" by James Runciman
The Bells were poor, and their dresses bore decided signs of stint and poverty.
"The Honorable Miss" by L. T. Meade
Koch was immediately placed beyond want by his government, and titles and honors came without stint.
"Notable Events of the Nineteenth Century" by Various
I saved and stinted and toiled and got him a commission in the army.
"The Rebel of the School" by Mrs. L. T. Meade
Turnips he commends without stint, and the Tull system of their culture.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 79, May, 1864" by Various
The only food which he could command, beef and mutton, he gave without stint.
"Campaign Pictures of the War in South Africa (1899-1900)" by A. G. Hales
This was her first reward, and she did not stint herself in extorting it.
"Winter Evening Tales" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
Plant firmly, water if needful, and do not stint it; but, if possible, plant in showery weather, and give no water at all.
"The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers From Seeds and Roots, 16th Edition" by Sutton and Sons
Men's works have an age like themselves, and though they outlive their authors, yet have they a stint and period to their duration.
"Sir Thomas Browne and his 'Religio Medici' an Appreciation" by Alexander Whyte
I did not count the lashes, but there was no stint in the allowance.
"Under the Dragon Flag" by James Allan
Wi' them the false Erle Warwick went,
Th' Erle Sussex and the Lord Hunsden;
Untill they to Yorke castle came,
I wiss, they never stint ne blan.
"The Rising In The North" by Anonymous British
He has loupen on the bonny gray,
He rade the right gate and the ready;
I trow he would neither stint nor stay,
For he was seeking his bonny ladye.
"Annan Water" by Andrew Lang
"For some bright stone or shining praise
They stint a million bodies' breath,
And sell the women, shamed, to death,
And send the men brief length of days.
"The Wakened God" by Margaret Widdemer
Even the oaks of Mamre, and the palms of Kedar,
(Praising thee with psalmry) and the stately cedar,
Through the cycling ages, stinted not are growing,--
While the holiest sages have not time for knowing.
"A Pagan Reverie" by Frances Fuller Victor
VVhile towards the North the King his course doth steare,
I was neere drownd in griefe with many a teare,
Now hee is going, griefe doth stint those showres,
For greater then teares is this griefe of ours.
"England Of Her selfe" by Francis Kynaston
We'd had a meetin' at the mill; the boss had said his say -
The good old boss, who stints himself to find the men their pay -
He told us, fair an' honest, he was up against the game
Unless he got the timber out before the Winter came.
"Murray's Ride" by C J Dennis
His stint as a CEO over, an entrepreneur returns home to gather strength for his next endeavor.
'My stint as a CEO over, I've joined the ranks of 39 million home-office workers,' writes the author.
Never in any of David Curson's plans or dreams did a stint in US Congress enter the picture.
His various postings included a stint in New Orleans and another at Fort Polk, just outside of Alexandria, La.
For a short stint in 2001, Kevin Hart was roommates with Jason Segel.
After a string of shows at this year's CMJ Music Marathon, Aussie band WIM has been radiating a professionalism that can only come from a solid footing in songwriting and a long stint on the road.
Wood's comments follow an eighth stint in rehab.
Admits to porn stint in 1970s .
Former State Democratic Party chairman Joe Wineke has lost his bid for a second stint in the Wisconsin Legislature.
After one NFL stint, why would Alabama's king vacate throne for Cleveland.
Tim Russell worked on and off for Walker between 2002 and 2010 during Walker's stint as Milwaukee County executive.
After one NFL stint, why would Alabama 's king vacate throne for Cleveland.
Monday we talked with former news anchor Jane Wilson, who spent two stints here at WBKO.
Photo Exhibit Explores Andy Warhol 's Modeling Stint.
Started my hip hop career as a rapper and had a stint as the opener for The Fugees.
For the ﬁrst author the research was partially supported by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, the Swedish Research Council, and STINT (the Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in research and Higher Education).
Classification of simple weight Virasoro modules with a finite-dimensional weight space
Acknowledgements The authors acknowledges financial support from from FAPESP, CNPq, CNPq/NanoSemiMat under grant no. 550.015/01-9, the Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT) and Swedish Research Council (VR).
Structural Flyby Characterization of Nanoporosity
These included a stint as dean of the Faculty of Science in Groningen, directing the Kapteyn Institute for a decade, chairing the boards of ASTRON and NOVA, and many advisory and oversight functions on the international level, most recently as President of the ESO Council and Chair of the ALMA Board.
Acknowledgement M.K. was partially supported by the NSF grant DMS-0407784. V. M. was supported by STINT, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, and the Swedish Research Council, C. S. was partially supported by EPSRC grant 32199.
A brief review of abelian categorifications
He also acknowledges ﬁnancial support from the Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT).
Anisotropic velocity distributions in 3D dissipative optical lattices