American Society of Landscape Architects.
American Society of Landscape Architects
at a slant; slantingly; obliquely. slanting or on a slant; oblique. slantingly across; athwart. Contemporary Examples His hat, aslant over his brow, and took a pose on his toes for all of us. Best of the Memorial Service The Daily Beast July 6, 2009 Historical Examples In place-names it may generally be translated by ‘sloping’ […]
daughter of Brynhild and Sigurd, wife of Ragnar Lodbrok. Historical Examples No one could now show more pride of race than Aslaug, the poor cottar’s daughter. The Bridal March; One Day Bjrnstjerne Bjrnson There was one, however, who did not say so, and that was Aslaug. Arne: Early Tales and Sketches Bjornstjerne Bjornson Brynhild said: […]
in or into a state of sleep: He fell asleep quickly. into a dormant or inactive state; to rest: Their anxieties were put asleep. into the state of death. sleeping: He is asleep. dormant; inactive. (of the foot, hand, leg, etc.) numb. . Contemporary Examples MacDonald told military investigators that he had been asleep on […]
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a slender, flexible shoot, rod, etc., used especially in whipping or disciplining. an act of whipping or beating with or as with such an object; a stroke, lash, or whisking movement. a slender growing shoot, as of a plant. a hairpiece consisting of a bunch or tress of long hair or some substitute, fastened together […]