a shot inserted in a film to indicate the passage of time between two scenes, as of a series of newspaper headlines or calendar pages being torn off.
Percy Williams, 1882–1961, U.S. physicist: Nobel Prize 1946. Contemporary Examples For Ricky Jackson, a Just Verdict—But 39 Years Too Late Cliff Schecter November 25, 2014 Historical Examples Vermont Rowland E. Robinson Barford Abbey Susannah Minific Gunning Sunday-School Success Amos R. Wells The North Pole Robert E. Peary The Every Day Book of History and Chronology […]
noun a town in SW England, in central Somerset. Pop: 36 563 (2001) Historical Examples Somerset G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade Mistress Wilding Rafael Sabatini King Alfred’s Viking Charles W. Whistler Mistress Wilding Rafael Sabatini Cheshire Charles E. Kelsey For Faith and Freedom Walter Besant Mistress Wilding Rafael Sabatini Somerset G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade […]
a female given name, form of Bridget. Contemporary Examples America’s Worst Drivers: The States, Gender, With the Most Accidents Anneli Rufus December 30, 2011 Historical Examples Lady Bountiful George A. Birmingham Lady Bountiful George A. Birmingham Lady Bountiful George A. Birmingham noun (Scot) a semicircular pie containing meat and onions noun James, real name Osborne […]
part of the tack or harness of a horse, consisting usually of a headstall, bit, and reins. anything that restrains or curbs: His common sense is a bridle to his quick temper. Machinery. a link, flange, or other attachment for limiting the movement of any part of a machine. Nautical. a rope or chain secured […]