from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Perkins, Frances 1882-1965. American social reformer and public official. As U.S. secretary of labor (1933-1945) she was the first woman to hold a cabinet position.
- Perkins, Maxwell Evarts 1884-1947. American editor who helped develop the talents of a number of great writers, including F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, and Thomas Wolfe.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. An English and Welsh patronymic surname from Perkin, a medieval diminutive of Peter.
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Jia Perkins is a top guard, and 6-5 Cisti Greenwalt is promising.
State Senator Perkins is a smart man and his diagnosis is very astute.
Combo guard Kevin Perkins was streaky, but showed much potential.
While Perkins is right, "Several studies suggest that gay men, lesbians and bisexuals appear to have higher rates of some mental disorders compared with heterosexuals," he's totally wrong that these rates have nothing to do with discrimination.
Unfortnately, Perkins is confusing the "soil of America" with the manure that has been spread about healthcare reform by him and all his ilk.
Perkins is wrong – these people can be directed and controlled as long as the message is one of hate.
Tony Perkins is such a "sham" ... don't let women get abortions, but then deny the baby healthcare!
Corporate religion, as evidenced by Pat Robertson and Tony Perkins, is hellbent on enslaving this nation.
The curator then gives the stone to Helen to protect until Perkins is put behind bars.
Patrick Perkins is currently employed in the telecommunications industry.
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