heaven, considered as the reward of the righteous. luke 16:22.
(luke 16:22,23) refers to the custom of reclining on couches at table, which was prevalent among the jews, an arrangement which brought the head of one person almost into the bosom of the one who sat or reclined above him. to “be in abraham’s bosom” thus meant to enjoy happiness and rest (matt. 8:11; luke 16:23) at the banquet in paradise. (see banquet øt0000434; meals.)
- Abraham cowley
abraham, 1618–67, english poet. malcolm, 1898–1989, u.s. writer, critic, and editor. historical examples abraham cowley was born in the year one thousand sir hundred and eighteen. lives of the english poets: waller, milton, cowley samuel johnson i have before me the works of mr. abraham cowley, in two vols. the divining rod charles latimer it […]
having no gills. adjective (zoology) having no gills
a machine for testing the abrasion resistance of a material.
any variation or change, typically striation, in the different dyes of an oriental rug as it ages.
any material or substance used for grinding, polishing, etc., as emery, pumice, or sandpaper. tending to ; causing ; . tending to annoy or cause ill will; overly aggressive: an abrasive personality. noun a substance or material such as sandpaper, pumice, or emery, used for cleaning, grinding, smoothing, or polishing adjective causing abrasion; grating; rough […]