piece of paper love

Definitions

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  • n. A single sheet or scrap of paper.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. paper used for writing or printing

Etymologies

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Examples

  • He drew a piece of paper forward and began to write out the bill of divorcement, then, the deed done, he summoned Livia Drusilla.

    Antony and Cleopatra

  • Mrs. Cahill grabbed a piece of paper off her desk.

    Flirting with Disaster

  • Near tears, which the audience probably translated as great embarrassment for my past evil deeds rather than fresh heartbreak, I grabbed from Father Pastor the rolled-up piece of paper that was my diploma for the Class of 1973 and that was, as Barney Korzec had called it in his lengthy monologue, my key to the future.

    Hoopi Shoopi Donna

  • I fumbled in my wallet for a piece of paper and found my Army Code of Conduct card, a card that detailed how a soldier was to act if captured by the enemy: If I am captured, I will continue to resist by all means available.

    Riding Rockets

  • Their leader, Bruce Laingen, wrote “thank you” on a tiny piece of paper and held it up to the window.

    Barbara Bush

  • “Get me a piece of paper and a pencil; get me a hammer, a dropcord, wire-pliers.”

    Change Me Into Zeus’s Daughter

  • As Nia drove, she unfolded the piece of paper on which David had scribbled Cher-Lings name and address.

    The After Wife

  • One single piece of paper is stretched out there in front of you, the lyric poem, as big as the salt flats in Utah, where fearless Craig Breedlove drove his jet-powered car at six hundred miles an hour.

    THE ANTHOLOGIST

  • On July 14, 1954, while sitting in the elaborately frescoed grand chamber of the Parliament, my father tore a piece of paper from his notebook, wrote on it, “See if you can get me a copy of the annual budget for this year,” and passed it to “Andrassi.”

    Enemies of the People

  • The floor shook as Howtlen strode in, a piece of paper dangling from his massive paw.

    Sin City

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