Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A species of vetch, Vicia Ervilia.
- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of er.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Bot.) The bitter vetch (Ervum Ervilia).
“One senator says certain Southerners are hurting the Republican Party.”
“Eddie D. (dibartolo), the once controversial owner of the 49'ers is moving to Mexico.”
“One thing I like about these mashup trailers is that they are a sign of such growing media literacy — we understand ALL the conventions now & we re-deploy them for our own purposes.”
“The big news for Google watchers is Google Earth — earth. google.com”
“Some people who like superhero comic books get really into the possibilities of sequential art or into the kinds of psychological or moral issues that get put into play, while others just think the idea of super powers is really cool.”
“But then again Southerners have always been known to be a bit slow.”
“The lowliest riders usually got the task of walking any unfit horses round the paddock at home: Etty seldom let them loose in canters on the Heath.”
“Is the disposition to want more, in Southerners, confined to the male sex?" he laughed.”
“San Francisco excels in Southerners -- the regular kind and the self-made kind both.”
“Our pinnace being finished, we departed from this place the 30. and last day of December, and coasting along the shore we did descry, not contrary to our expectation, certain canters, 2 which were Spanish fishermen, to whom we gave chase and took three of them.”
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List of plant names (common or scientific) that go trippingly off the tongue, are fun to contemplate, expose the wit of the namer, or just plain befuddle.
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Oh, that little smiling teacher tile in my Scrabble app. He teaches me so much.
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