noun (pl) -pros
(Austral, informal) an associate professor at an academic institution
Manrico’s reply is couched in a bold, martial air, “Mal reggendo all’aspro assalto” (Ill sustaining the furious encounter).
The Complete Opera Book Gustav Kobb
asprsn American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Nurses
any of several venomous snakes, especially the Egyptian cobra or the horned viper. Archaeology, . . Historical Examples But our smiles end with a sigh when we see that there is not only ignorance, but “the poison of asps is under their lips.” American Missionary, Volume 43, No. 1, January, 1889 Various “Their wine is […]
with an oblique glance or squint; askance; slyly; dubiously. Historical Examples But I know that Providence looketh not asquint, but looketh straight out, and through all men’s darkness. Letters of Samuel Rutherford Samuel Rutherford He,’ indicating the sun, ‘can only get at me asquint by that time, and I’m a match for him with my […]
asqc American Society for Quality Control