• A woman hates to give in awful, so I suggested a compromise on California
    A woman hates to give in awful, so I suggested a compromise on California
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n suggester someone who advances a suggestion or proposal "the suggester of this absurd strategy was a fool"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Walt Disney had originally suggested using the name Mortimer Mouse instead of Mickey Mouse
    • n Suggester One who suggests.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: It has been suggested that shepherds are responsible for inventing the game golf. It is said that they used to use their staffs to hit the stones
    • n suggester One who or that which suggests. Also suggestor.
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  • Charles Horton Cooley
    “We are born to action; and whatever is capable of suggesting and guiding action has power over us from the first.”
  • Arthur Bloch
    Arthur Bloch
    “The compromise will always be more expensive than either of the suggestions it is compromising.”
  • Fran Lebowitz
    “If you are a dog and your owner suggests that you wear a sweater suggest that he wear a tail.”
  • Sir Humphrey Davy
    Sir Humphrey Davy
    “The most important of my discoveries has been suggested to me by my failures.”
  • Shirley Maclaine
    Shirley Maclaine
    “The best way to get husbands to do something is to suggest that perhaps they are too old to do it.”
  • Malcolm S. Forbes
    “It's so much easier to suggest solutions when you don't know too much about the problem.”


In literature:

This quality would suggest one character, that quality would suggest another.
"Appreciations and Criticisms of the Works of Charles Dickens" by G. K. Chesterton
By two o'clock there was nothing refreshing suggested.
"As It Was in the Beginning" by Philip Verrill Mighels
We may say in general that suggestions which are not suggestions of actions are without exception suggestions of belief.
"Psychotherapy" by Hugo Münsterberg
Ideas are, however, suggested as often by groups of words as by single words.
"The Ontario High School Reader" by A.E. Marty
The subject can relate better to the latter suggestions when he has seen proof of his initial suggestibility.
"A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis" by Melvin Powers
It also, however, suggests the goal towards which education, religion and consequent material prosperity are gradually uplifting the race.
"The Choctaw Freedmen" by Robert Elliott Flickinger
But the theme was doubtless first suggested to Shakespeare by a contemporary effort.
"A Life of William Shakespeare with portraits and facsimiles" by Sidney Lee
His tone suggested unconcern.
"The Heart of Unaga" by Ridgwell Cullum
He may not have liked the comparison suggested.
"Lalage's Lovers" by George A. Birmingham
Suggestion; suggestibility.+ What has been called the psychology of crowds consists of certain phenomena of suggestion.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner

In poetry:

The faith, the vigour, bold to dwell
On doubts that drive the coward back,
And keen thro' wordy snares to track
Suggestion to her inmost cell.
"In Memoriam A. H. H.: 95" by Alfred Lord Tennyson
"To whom?" you ask. I ask of you.
The answer hardly needs suggestion;
Of course it was the Wandering Jew,--
How could you put me such a question?
"The First Fan" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Whate'er my fears or foes suggest,
Thou art my hope, my joy, my rest;
My heart shall feel thy love, and raise
My cheerful voice to songs of praise.
"Psalm 13" by Isaac Watts
To me not only does her soul suggest
Palms and the peace of tropic shore and wood,
But, oceaned far beyond the golden West,
The Fortunate Islands of true Womanhood.
"Musings" by Madison Julius Cawein
"We should all of us grieve, as you well may believe,
If you never were met with again—
But surely, my man, when the voyage began,
You might have suggested it then?
"The Hunting Of The Snark " by Lewis Carroll
But since I lack his zip and zest
My old bones often tire;
And so I ventured to suggest
Today we hug the fire.
But with what wailing he expressed
The death of his desire!
"My Dog's My Boss" by Robert W Service

In news:

If there's a rift between Sheriff John Burns and Jefferson County legislators — and much evidence suggests that there is — it wasn't on display Tuesday night.
So, you think Obama leads by 8 percentage points in the swing states, as suggested by last night's NBC/WSJ survey.
It was just as the anarchists had suggested.
Dozen House women angrily defend Rice on Libya, suggest GOP attack racist, sexist.
Fiat Industrial suggests merger with CNH.
Any suggestions on what I should do.
Lam suggests injections every year-and-a-half.
A study suggests that adult women may not need as much calcium as is currently… (Los Angeles Times ).
Anecdotal reports suggest that the various attempts to shore up banks' condition with phony financials and vast theft of public money are coming to an end.
CEOs from 11 different companies share tips and suggestions on how to fund a start-up with under $1,000.
Or that less than 10 percent of venture-backed companies have female co-founders, despite research suggesting that women-backed startups perform better.
Emeril scares up suggestions for Halloween.
Your blood type may inherently raise your heart disease risk, study suggests.
the initial analysis suggests the rocket performed beyond our expectations.
Commissioners Suggest Efficiency Study For Schools.

In science:

I want to express my gratitude to Jos´e Orihuela for valuable discussions and suggestions and to Witold Marciszewski, from whom I learnt about cardinals b and d. I also thank Isaac Namioka and the referee for suggestions which have improved the final version of this article.
Radon-Nikod\'ym compact spaces of low weight and Banach spaces
The form for UL suggests we treat the second and third families as a doublet and the first family as a singlet, while the form for Uν suggests we treat the first and second families as a doublet and the third family as a singlet.
Neutrino Mixing and the Double Tetrahedral Group
Thus, the resolution of the neutrino identification puzzle resides in the replacement of the Pontecorvo suggestion contained in equations (1-2) by the Goldman suggested source-dependent identifications such as the ones displayed above.
Neutrino oscillations with disentanglement of a neutrino from its partners
This result suggests that the average white dwarf mass in nova systems may not be as strongly dependent on spatial position (and hence stellar population) in M31 as suggested by the photometric data.
A Spectroscopic and Photometric Survey of Novae in M31
Acknowledgments: I wish to thank Antti Kupiainen for introducing me to this sub ject and constantly finding time for useful discussions and advice. I also wish to thank Greg Lawler for suggesting the approach to Lemma 6.2 and the referee for helpful comments and suggestions for references.
Exact asymptotics of the freezing transition of a logarithmically correlated random energy model