the gods have deemed otherwise.
dis aliter visum, and the result, for us, is his matchless book on Edinburgh.
The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson – Swanston Edition Robert Louis Stevenson
One of the best of them, so far as the drawing of a woman is concerned, is dis aliter visum.
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a person who is able to read but rarely chooses to do so: Schools are worried about producing aliterates who prefer television to books. of, relating to, or characteristic of aliterates. noun a person who is able to read but disinclined to do so adjective of or relating to aliterates
designating those days on which the celebration of certain liturgies, especially the Eucharist, is forbidden.
- Alive and kicking
Also, alive and well. Alive and alert; living and healthy. For example, John’s completely recovered; he’s alive and kicking, or You’re quite mistaken; our lawyer is alive and well. The first expression, sometimes shortened to live and kicking, originally was used by fishmongers hawking their wares to convince customers of their freshness and has been […]
- Alive to
having life; ; existing; not dead or lifeless. (used for emphasis): the proudest man alive. in a state of action; in force or operation; active: to keep hope alive. full of energy and spirit; lively: Grandmother’s more alive than most of her contemporaries. having the quality of life; vivid; vibrant: The room was alive with […]