Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. stoffen,; cf. OF. estoffer, F. étoffer, to put stuff in, to stuff, to line, also, OF. estouffer, to stifle, F. étouffer,; both perhaps of Teutonic origin, and akin to E. stop,. Cf. Stop (v. t.) Stuff (n.)
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. estoffe (Fr. étoffe)—L. stuppa, tow.
Stuff in the glass is easier to take and won't leave you groggy.
"Legacy" by James H Schmitz
Somehow, a shorthand man doesn't get pep into his stuff, take it from me.
"Spring Street" by James H. Richardson
Perhaps the stuff in that little bottle had done something queer to him.
"Peak and Prairie" by Anna Fuller
Now they got the punk with the zip and much other stuff, real stuff.
"The Day of the Boomer Dukes" by Frederik Pohl
But she isn't showing a fraction of the stuff she's really got.
"Masters of Space" by Edward Elmer Smith
I don't see why she keeps reading the stuff to us.
"Heart of Gold" by Ruth Alberta Brown
And he could see that there was no ragged stuff on the spot he had selected.
"Anchorite" by Randall Garrett
But the stuff that's written there is the stuff that comes out of Garstaing's rotten head.
"The Heart of Unaga" by Ridgwell Cullum
You don't try any of that grand lady stuff with me, d'ye hear?
"Jack O' Judgment" by Edgar Wallace
You had to have that security stuff!
"Space Platform" by Murray Leinster
Eyes more blue than e'er the sky was;
Lalage's was subtler stuff;
Still, you used to think that I was
"Renunciation" by Dorothy Parker
So, if I now should utter this,
Others (because no more
Such stuff to work upon, there is,)
Would love but as before.
"The Undertaking" by John Donne
And in the fall the fleecy stuff
Would fill the earth like snow,
The harvesters would cry enough,
And farming it paid Joe.
"Joe's Farm" by Samuel Alfred Beadle
Have high words kept me pure enough?
In evil have I no part?
Hath not my bosom "perilous stuff
That weighs upon the heart"?
"The Disciple" by George MacDonald
Comparisons are foolish stuff,
When they are found untrue;
There's no two things are farther off,
Than Bacchus is from you.
"To The Corpulent Counsellor W--" by William Hutton
Canst thou say in thine heart
Thou hast seen with thine eyes
With what cunning of art
Thou wast wrought in what wise,
By what force of what stuff thou wast shapen, and shown on my breast to the skies?
"Hertha" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
That stuff was everywhere in the '90s and even made a star out of the "Snapple Lady".
Phish, the dead, lots of good stuff.
I have several pieces of the stuff, so I took note.
And stuff your parents don't understand.
NEW CASTLE — Where does all my stuff go.
Margo Cheroute and Rose Whitlock are lovers of all things vintage and the art of shopping for the good stuff.
Stuff that didn't make the Weekender Calendar deadline that might interest you.
Stuff's gonna hit the fan on Saturday.
" "Call Jen," or tell your little sister to stay away from your stuff.
In fact, everybody not named Bill Murray would be gang tackled by police if they attempted even half of the stuff he pulls off at big time events.
Stuffing: To stuff or not to stuff.
Ask Craig Thornton what he plans to do with this stuff and he'll answer, "I don't know".
"I'm never hungry," said Campbell, a 35-year-old freelance TV producer from New York City who was cleansing not to lose weight, but because he usually eats "a lot of bad stuff" like burgers, fries and Philly cheesesteaks.
Students strut their stuff as a Miami Dolphins Cheerleader leads them in an activity, Jan 21, at Mike Davis Elementary.
This comes easier to him than the domestic stuff, which leads to one line of Diesel dialogue that kind of sums up the movie: "I don't do cookies.".
The evaluation of such an uncertainty turns out to be a particularly severe problem whenever considering precision calculations for the Z 0 resonance, since the higher-order contributions depend in a highly non-trivial way on the whole stuff of radiative corrections in the SM (weak, QCD, mixed ew/QCD, QED).
Precision Physics at LEP
Given the challenge of this problem, a number of authors considered the possibility that cosmic acceleration is not due to some kind of stuff, but rather arises from new gravitational physics (see discussion in ).
35 Years of Testing Relativistic Gravity: Where do we go from here?
Given the challenge of this problem, a number of authors considered the possibility that cosmic acceleration is not due to some kind of stuff, but rather arises from new gravitational physics (see discussion in [56, 57, 58, 59]).
New Concept for Testing General Relativity: The Laser Astrometric Test of Relativity (LATOR) Mission
If you tell someone that you work on Einstein stuff, you get a much friendlier reaction than if you say that you study differential equations or do LIGO data analysis.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the Topical Group in Gravitation of the American Physical Society
We will display the stuff in a slightly different manner 1 .
Arrays and the octahedron recurrence