a river in W North Carolina, flowing S to join the Saluda River, forming the Congaree River in South Carolina. 150 miles (241 km) long.
the official seal of a country or state. noun the official seal of a nation and its government
Chiefly British. a newspaper printed on large paper, usually a respectable newspaper rather than a tabloid. broadside (def 4). Contemporary Examples The Rupert I Know Conrad Black December 16, 2008 Diaspora’s Splendor Jonathan Guyer August 29, 2012 The Right-Wing Op-Ed Insurgency Samuel P. Jacobs July 31, 2009 Historical Examples The Life, Letters and Work of […]
Be able to accept considerable responsibility, as in With his broad shoulders, he can easily handle both departments. [ Second half of 1300s ]
the whole side of a ship above the water line, from the bow to the quarter. Navy. all the guns that can be fired from one side of a warship. a simultaneous discharge of all the guns on one side of a warship. any strong or comprehensive attack, as by criticism. Also called broadsheet. a […]