Words from a speech by Patrick Henry urging the American colonies to revolt against England. Henry spoke only a few weeks before the Revolutionary War began: “Gentlemen may cry Peace, Peace, but there is no peace. The war is actually begun. The next gale that sweeps from the north will bring to our ears the clash of resounding arms. Our brethren are already in the field…. Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty or give me death!”
- Give me some skin
sentence Let’s shake hands: Hi there, sweetie. Gimme some skin (1930s+ Black)
[giv-uh n] /ˈgɪv ən/ verb 1. past participle of . adjective 2. stated, fixed, or specified: at a given time. 3. addicted or disposed (often followed by to): given to making snide remarks. 4. bestowed as a ; conferred. 5. assigned as a basis of calculation, reasoning, etc.: Given A and B, C follows. 6. […]
[zhi-vahn-shee; French zhee-vahn-shee] /ʒɪˈvɑ̃ ʃi; French ʒi vɑ̃ˈʃi/ noun 1. Hubert de [y-ber duh] /üˈbɛr də/ (Show IPA), born 1927, French fashion designer.
noun 1. the name given to one, as distinguished from an inherited family name; first name; Christian name: His given name is John. noun 1. another term for first name