Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Obsolete form of camis.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • ADDED, 6/10/08: I was just writing this post and I gave it the tag "Albert Camus," and so then, following my usual practice, I did a search in Blogger for all the old posts with "camus" and added the "Albert Camus" tag to all of them.

    Super Super Tuesday Tuesday Fat Bowl.

  • he asks what the man the boy is talking to is reading. his voice sound like cliff from cheers. "camus," he says?

    mordicai: crown me king!

  • Her physiognomy is not distinguished; _nez camus_, as a Frenchman would say; no illustrious steeple, no imposing tower; the water-edge of the town looking bedraggled, like the flounce of a vulgar rich woman's dress that trails on the sidewalk.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 10, No. 62, December, 1862

  • Guinevere in her white nightdress and mantle of scarlet and _camus_ [26] on one side of the bars, Lancelot outside, exchanging sweet salutes, "for much was he fain of her and she of him," are excellent.

    A History of the French Novel, Vol. 1 From the Beginning to 1800

  • Her physiognomy is not distinguished; nez camus, as a Frenchman would say; no illustrious steeple, no imposing tower; the water-edge of the town looking bedraggled, like the flounce of a vulgar rich woman's dress that trails on the sidewalk.

    Complete Project Gutenberg Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Works

  • This collection includes about 25 years' worth of English writer Geoff Dyer's powerful essays and journalism, on subjects ranging from camus to doughnuts.

    StarTribune.com rss feed

  • From the contiguous villages they received a plentiful and regular supply of provisions; mead instead of wine, millet in the place of bread, and a certain liquor named camus, which according to the report of Priscus, was distilled from barley.

    History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire — Volume 3

  • Also on the show - a recording of a presentation by Cheryl Bryce and Pamela Tudge who are examining how the indigenous peoples living in what is now the City of Victoria might reinstate traditional harvesting practices of an important traditional food - camus.

    Radio Project Front Page Podcast

  • In Oregon, Bear Grylls demosntrates how to distinguish between an edible onion and the poisonous death camus.

    Discovery Channel :: Top Highlights

  • Read about chaos theory, read albert camus, read marcel proust, Maybe the universe is meant to be in a state of chaos and any attempt to bring it to order is futile.

    undefined

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.