Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. vers, AS. fers, L. versus, a line in writing, and, in poetry, a verse, from vertere, versum, to turn, to turn round; akin to E. worth, to become: cf. F. vers,. See Worth to become, and cf. Advertise Averse Controversy Convert Divers Invert Obverse Prose Suzerain Vortex
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. fers—L. versus, vorsus, a line, furrow, turning—vertĕre, to turn; influenced by O. Fr. vers.
Every verse, every half verse, adds a characterizing circumstance, a vivifying image.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 57, No. 356, June, 1845" by Various
Can one attach much importance to opinions expressed in verse?
"My Recollections of Lord Byron" by Teresa Guiccioli
His verse runs like the tap, and his invention as the barrel, ebbs and flows at the mercy of the spiggot.
"Microcosmography" by John Earle
I was just reading the thirtieth verse: 'As he spake these words many believed on him.
"The Chautauqua Girls At Home" by Pansy, AKA Isabella M. Alden
And I give them in verse where the form is more obvious and can be shown in briefer space than in stories.
"Here and Now Story Book" by Lucy Sprague Mitchell
And then what a number of subscriptions to charities, and what innocent verses!
"Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen" by Hans Christian Andersen
Artha should be learnt from the king's officers, and from merchants who may be versed in the ways of commerce.
"The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana" by Vatsyayana
He put forth a large folio of miscellaneous verses, which, we believe, has never been reprinted.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
A stanza is a group of verses, but these verses are not necessarily of the same length.
"English: Composition and Literature" by W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
Jonas knows such pages of funny verses, and there are some in Latin.
"A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
"Lies one I saw on earth;
One stricken from his birth
Of destinate verse.
"To The Dead Cardinal Of Westminster" by Francis Thompson
'How piteous were her wrongs,
Her words were falling dew,
All pleasant verse she knew,
But not the Song of songs.'
"Enough" by Digby Mackworth Dolben
FRIEND if all these verses die:
Soon will you, and soon will I
But, if any word should live,
Then that word to you I give.
"A Dedication" by Herbert Ashley Asquith
I cannot write old verses here,
Dead things a thousand years away,
When all the life of the young year
Is in the summer day.
"To ----" by George MacDonald
Songs as sweet as summer brings,
To your flowery lawn should fly
If my verses had the wings—
Wings of birds that haunt the sky.
"If My Verses Had The Wings" by Victor Marie Hugo
"Our harps with dead men's memories weep.
Welsh bards to you will sing
One changeless verse - our blackest curse
To blast your soul, O king!"
"The Bard Of Wales" by Janos Arany
As I take on the responsibility of representing our organization, I recall the words of that great master of verse Willie Nelson.
For those not well-versed in their comic book movies, the subject line is a little too appropriate for today.
FREDY NEPTUNE A Novel in Verse.
Each verse runs about 25k and guess what the cheapest things are.
New York City poet Steve Dalachinsky has performed his verse for decades, collaborating with downtown legends like William Parker, Daniel Carter and Vernon Reid.
The Spurs' multi-talented guard is one of the most well-versed pitchmen to play for this franchise.
It has six short verses and 100 words.
Drake admits to sharing women with Lil Wayne in GQ verse… Check out the video Drake made exclusively for GQ as he's featured in the April edition.
Richard Hell, then Richard Meyers, ran away from home at age 17 to come to New York and be a poet -- a romantic journey, tied as much to vices as verses.
"I love your verses with all my heart, dear Miss Barrett.".
Salman Rushdie 's latest book, "Joseph Anton," is a memoir of living under threat of death for writing the novel, "The Satanic Verses," in which Rushdie used narrative elements from Islam.
Iranian leader jokes about death threat on 'The Satanic Verses' author Rushdie.
First off all, she is obviously well versed with weapons.
Verses prohibited on game banners.
Poet Calvin Trillin Puts Presidential Politics In Verse.
Looking at the plot of momentum verses time, we notice that at early times, the ﬁrst order case generates higher positive velocities initially than the second order case, as the model relaxes to the grid.
Mapping Initial Hydrostatic Models in Godunov Codes
Figure 16 shows the kinetic energy verses time for an isothermal atmosphere with 2ndorder differencing and 2nd-order constant-temperature boundary conditions.
Mapping Initial Hydrostatic Models in Godunov Codes
Con∞ (v ) ⊃ T X ∞ (v ′ ), then by Lemma 5.6, (ii), we have that versely, if T X ∞(v ) ⊃ T Z ∞ (v ′ ).
Arcs, valuations and the Nash map
Incidentally, within this approach, results got for hadrons can yield information about the corresponding multi-verses, and viceversa.
Multi-verses, Micro-universes and Elementary Particles (Hadrons)
As a further prerequisite, the masses mq of the active quark ﬂavours must be light on the scale of the in verse effective I -size 1/ρeff , i. e. mq · ρeff ≪ 1.
Instanton-Induced Processes - An Overview