from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A piece of information or news. Often used in the plural: tidings of great joy; sad tidings. See Synonyms at news.
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- n. news; new information
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Tidings.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The announcement of an event or occurrence not previously made known; a piece of news; hence, in the plural, news; information; in telligence: now always used in the plural.
- n. [The plural form tidings is sometimes used as a singular. Compare news.
- n. Synonyms Intelligence, etc. See news.
The German Government could, therefore, offer no security to foreign capital or to foreign bankers which would justify loans which might be used in tiding over a period of financial reorganization.
"I spare you ... because your heart was always rooted in fairness and good tiding," Sheen said.
My dad was a minister in Louisiana, and I saw the rise of evangelicalism, tiding with racism, leading to what we have now.
Borrowers on the fringes of the financial system are gravitating to these companies, known as payday lenders because they offer short-term loans to borrowers who often need tiding over between paychecks.
This would be fine if the problem were one of tiding Portugal over until it can pay its creditors.
I've got to hop on a train, so instead of just tiding you over for lunch, this one will have to hold you through the weekend.
Compensation payments from BP are tiding over many idle fishermen.
It's therefore unusual enough to here his optimism on e-books that I thought it would be nice to offer a tiding of joy to tide you over from the Ides of March to St. Patrick's Day.
"I can tell everybody, the government has complete confidence in tiding over this difficult stage together with the masses," Wen said while taking questions from callers during a visit to China National Radio's offices, according to a report on the station's website.
Dead body of a Chitral labor was also shifted to chitral while traveling over the snow bound Lawari top and people of the area taking great life risk when they traveling over the peak of Lawari pass by tiding chain around the wheel of four wheel vehicles.