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Definitions of "pieces"
- Plural form of piece. noun
- Third-person singular simple present indicative form of piece. verb
The word "pieces" in example sentences
"_You_ needn't laugh," he said to Katie, "for you've seen her makin 'pieces out of silk, an' what's the difference between _makin 'pieces_ an' _peacemakin'_?". [Dorothy Dainty's Gay Times]
The weights are in pieces; take out two _pieces_; this treatment would even improve. [Danger Signals Remarkable, Exciting and Unique Examples of the Bravery, Daring and Stoicism in the Midst of Danger of Train Dispatchers and Railroad Engineers]
His anthology does contain pieces from a few modern masters Isabel Allende, William Carlos Williams, Octavio Paz but the scope of his vision is far greater than them.. [Joshua Kors: Ilan Stavans' Magnum Opus: After 13 Years, 'The Norton Anthology of Latino Literature' Is Here]
The “right to privacy” meme, of course, is a strawman – by attaching some invented notion of “privacy” to the surgical process of electively vacuuming out a developing human life in pieces from the womb, the left thinks they make abortion a “right” – wholly and completely ridiculous.. [Think Progress » Samuel Alito’s America]
The remembrance of the breaking of Egypt in pieces is a comfort to the church, in reference to the present power of Babylon; for God is still the same.. [Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume III (Job to Song of Solomon)]
Among the pieces is a new one from DharmaPunx founder Noah Levine.. [Shambhala SunSpace » 2009 » January]
Not incidentally, the word "pieces" in the title is a pun.. [David Finkle: Easy Reader: Simon Callow's My Life in Pieces Just the Superb Ticket for Theater Lovers]
Scarpetta means "little shoe" although I also was told it is what you call the pieces of shaped bread with which you wipe your plate.. [Jay Weston: Scarpetta Opens at Montage Beverly Hills]
LOTHIAN: The president laid out what he called the pieces of the recovery puzzle: stimulus money, housing and auto plans, the bank bailout plan, unfreezing credit markets.. [CNN Transcript Apr 14, 2009]
The glue that fits the pieces is the sealing of its original shape.. [Derek Walcott - Nobel Lecture]
The arrangement of the pieces is therefore as follows: – oooooooooo. [The Montessori Method]
20 Dating certain pieces from the Juvenilia can only be approximate.. ['Pleasure is now, and ought to be, your business': Stealing Sexuality in Jane Austen's _Juvenilia_]
Yahoo = disconnected pile of stuff, which in pieces is pretty cool, in sum, isn’t nearly as good as the parts.. [AOL, Yahoo Will Add Life Streams to Their Popular Web Services]
The captain handed them a roll of electrical tape and Takeshi held the tarp in place with his knee as they ripped pieces from the roll.. [Blog Fiction | Sci-Fi | Full Stop | Station151]
A patched together score by Robbie Robertson of various bombastic modern classical pieces from the likes of Ingram Marshall, John Cage, and Krzysztof Penderecki (whose music filled “The Shining”) go a long way towards setting the eerie mood.. [Movie Review: Shutter Island » Scene-Stealers]
I try to give backstory in pieces, and only as needed for the reader to understand the present story.. [Writer Unboxed » Blog Archive » Interview: Carleen Brice, Part 1]