One of my favorite writers, Stephen King, once said that people will often come up to him and say, "I've always wanted to be a writer. I'd always wanted to write musicals but it took until I was over 30 years old before I actually got started. In the late '60s, in a Chicago suburban High School where I taught vocal music and assisted in drama, our annual variety show had a very funny skit based upon the legend of Robin Hood.
A genus of rapacious birds; one of the Accipitres or Raptores. A bandage applied over the nose, resembling the claw of a hawk. Pertaining to, or of the nature of, a falcon or hawk; hawklike. A shout of approbation, favor, or assent; eager expression of approval; loud applause. A representation, in sculpture or on medals, of people expressing joy.
The process of becoming, or the state of being, acclimated, or habituated to a new climate; acclimatization. The act of acclimatizing; the process of inuring to a new climate, or the state of being so inured. The act of acclimating, or the state of being acclimated. A slope or inclination of the earth, as the side of a hill, considered as ascending, in opposition to declivity, or descending; an upward slope; ascent.
A ceremony formerly used in conferring knighthood, consisting am embrace, and a slight blow on the shoulders with the flat blade of a sword. A brace used to join two or more staves.
The quality or condition of being accommodable. The act of fitting or adapting, or the state of being fitted or adapted; adaptation; adjustment; -- followed by to. Willingness to accommodate; obligingness.
Whatever supplies a want or affords ease, refreshment, or convenience; anything furnished which is desired or needful; -- often in the plural; as, the accommodations -- that is, lodgings and food -- at an inn.
An adjustment of differences; state of agreement; reconciliation; settlement. A loan of money. An accommodation bill or note.
He who, or that which, accommodates. He who, or that which, accompanies. That which accompanies; something that attends as a circumstance, or which is added to give greater completeness to the principal thing, or by way of ornament, or for the sake of symmetry. A part performed by instruments, accompanying another part or parts performed by voices; the subordinate part, or parts, accompanying the voice or a principal instrument; also, the harmony of a figured bass.
The performer in music who takes the accompanying part. An associate in the commission of a crime; a participator in an offense, whether a principal or an accessory. The state of being an accomplice. The act or state of being an accomplice. The act of accomplishing; entire performance; completion; fulfillment; as, the accomplishment of an enterprise, of a prophecy, etc.
That which completes, perfects, or equips thoroughly; acquirement; attainment; that which constitutes excellence of mind, or elegance of manners, acquired by education or training. One who accords, assents, or concedes.
A small, portable, keyed wind instrument, whose tones are generated by play of the wind upon free metallic reeds. A player on the accordion. Delivery in childbed Accoucheur n. A man who assists women in childbirth; a man midwife; an obstetrician.
A reckoning; computation; calculation; enumeration; a record of some reckoning; as, the Julian account of time. A statement in general of reasons, causes, grounds, etc.
Hence, the word is often used simply for reason, ground, consideration, motive, etc. A statement of facts or occurrences; recital of transactions; a relation or narrative; a report; a description; as, an account of a battle. An estimate or estimation; valuation; judgment.
Importance; worth; value; advantage; profit. The state of being accountable; liability to be called on to render an account; accountableness. The quality or state of being accountable; accountability.
The art or employment of an accountant. One who renders account; one accountable.Welcome to Rebellion Dogs Publishing, home to Rebellion Dogs Radio, Beyond Belief: Agnostic Musings for 12 Step Life and a community for freethinkers in recovery.
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