from The Century Dictionary.
- Noting a vessel on the stocks when all the frames are set upon the keel, the stem and stern-post put up, and the whole adjusted by the ram-line.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Having the frames, stem, and sternpost adjusted; -- said of a ship on the stocks.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective Having the
frames, stem, and sternpostadjusted; — said of a ship on the stocks.
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We keep hearing Dodd and Frank had ramed these guidelines.
I mean look at the pass that was given to Patrick Kennedy after he ramed his car into a baricade in the Capitol.
Mr Brown, ramed up corporation tax on small businesses while cutting it for larger firms !
But very unhappily for us in the discharge of one of the cannon, the Ball not being properly ramed down one of them split and killd 2 men and wounded 7 more, upon which they were obliged to return.
"You ramed little bunt -- I mean you blamed little runt!" exclaimed
St. louis will get ramed every time they bend over.
The devastating thing is all the amendments tucked into all these huge bills, some 1500 pages ramed through in a few day’s with poor equiped readers giving advice to our house and senate rep’s to vote on.