: Be sure to check out of the hotel before noon.
: Im done shopping, so Ill go check out now.
: He checked his favorite mystery out for the twenty-third time.
: The desk clerk checked out the family that had been staying in room 322.
: The library assistant was checking people out.
: He was hanging out at the beach, checking out the young women in bikinis.
: He checked out the rumor, and managed to verify that it was true.
: Check it out! Best prices in town.
: Check this out! They just arrested the Mayor!
: When youre there, check out the Cheddar Cheese Museum! Its a hoot!
: Check us out on the Web at http://en.wiktionary.org!
*: The purpose of this exercise was to ignite reactions from students, but over the few years I used it, it backfired, culminating in a situation where I lost a significant number of the white students, who just "checked out" for the rest of the semester.
*: Even during those years, there would be a lot of times she just checked out. She would be sitting there looking at her nails and shed just be gone.
: The first two leads check out; Ill assume the third one is also valid.
: Their stories checked out.
: ux|en|When you pick up the bag, make sure to support the bottom.
: ux|en|Can you pick up a pint of milk on your way home?
*: "I dont want to spoil any comparison you are going to make," said Jim, "but I was at Winchester and New College." ¶ "That will do," said Mackenzie. "I was dragged up at the workhouse school till I was twelve. Then I ran away and sold papers in the streets, and anything else that I could pick up a few coppers by—except steal.nb..."
: ux|en|Arent you going to pick up after yourself?
*: The floor was strewn with bright snips of origami paper, a crumpled drawing, and one dirty sock, which Amy now shoved under the bed with her foot. ¶ "Youre lucky," said Marla. "My mother makes me pick up my room every single day."
: ux|en|Ill pick you up outside the library.
: ux|en|The cops have picked up the man they were looking for.
: ux|en|Prices seem to be picking up again. I was in bed sick this morning, but Im picking up now.
: ux|en|Lets pick up where we left off yesterday.
*: Picking up eight years after The Dark Knight left off, the film finds Gotham enjoying a tenuous peace based on Harvey Dent’s moral ideals rather than the ugly truth of his demise.
: ux|en|It looks complicated, but youll soon pick it up.
: ux|en|With the new antenna, I can pick up stations all the way from Omaha.
: ux|en|Did you pick up his nervousness? Did you pick up on his nervousness?
: ux|en|Shes always picking me up on my grammar.
: ux|en|He was in the fabric store not to buy fabric but to pick up women. She could tell he intended to pick up on her. nowrap|Did you pick up at the party nowrap|last night?
: ux|en|Im calling him, but he just isnt picking up!
: ux|en|The company will pick up lunch with customers for sales calls.
*: ...they pick me up when Im feeling blue
: The jury acquitted the prisoner of the charge.
*: His poverty, can you acquit him of that?
*: If he [Bacon] was convicted, it was because it was impossible to acquit him without offering the grossest outrage to justice and common sense.
*: Till life to death acquit my forced offence.
*: ‘Aquyte him wel, for goddes love,’ quod he;
*: Midst foes (as champion of the faith) he ment / That palme or cypress should his painees acquite.
*: I admit it to be not so much the duty as the privilege of an American citizen to acquit this obligation to the memory of his fathers with discretion and generosity.
*: We see young men who owe us a new world, so readily and lavishly they promise, but they never acquit the debt; they die young and dodge the account: or if they live, they lose themselves in the crowd.
*: Pray God he may acquit him of suspicion!
: The soldier acquitted himself well in battle.
: The orator acquitted himself very poorly.
*: Van Gaal responded by replacing Adnan Januzaj with Carrick and, in fairness, the emergency centre-half did exceedingly well given that he has not played since May. McNair also acquitted himself well after Rojo was injured sliding into a challenge with Martín Demichelis
*: Though this was one of the first mercantile transactions of my life, yet I had no doubt about acquitting myself with reputation.
*: Till I have acquit your captive Knight.
*: I am glad I am so acquit of this tinder box.
: ux|en|A spider has eight feet.
: ux|en|Southern Italy is shaped like a foot.
: ux|en|We went there by foot because we could not afford a taxi.
: ux|en|There is a lot of foot traffic on this street.
: ux|en|Ill meet you at the foot of the stairs.
: ux|en|We came and stood at the foot of the bed.
: ux|en|The host should sit at the foot of the table.
: ux|en|The feet of the stove hold it a safe distance above the floor.
: ux|en|The flag pole at the local high school is about 20 feet high.
: ux|en|King John went to battle with ten thousand foot and one thousand horse.
*: His forces, after all the high discourses, amounted really but to eighteen hundred foot.
: ux|en|To make the mainsail fuller in shape, the outhaul is eased to reduce the tension on the foot of the sail.
*: (b) sporophyte with foot reduced, the entire sporophyte enveloped by the calyptra, which is ± stipitate at the base.
*: Answer directly upon the foot of dry reason.
*: As to his being on the foot of a servant.
: to foot the green
*: What confederacy have you with the traitors / Late footed in the kingdom?
: to foot (or foot up) an account
: Though they did not know the reason for the dispute, they did not hesitate to leap into the fray.
*: Who began this bloody fray?
: The ribbon frayed at the cut end.
: The stressful day ended in frayed nerves. (Metaphorical use; nerves are visualised as strings)
*: And the carcases of this people shall be meat for the fowls of the heaven, and for the beasts of the earth; and none shall fray them away.
*: "Besides, all the wit and Philosophy in the world can never demonstrate, that the killing and slaughtering of a Beast is anymore then the striking of a Bush where a Birds Nest is, where you fray away the Bird, and then seize upon the empty Nest."
*: What frays ye, that were wont to comfort me affrayed?
: rfquotek|I. Taylor
*: The charge of my most curious and costly ingredients frayed, I shall acknowledge myself amply satisfied.
*: We can show the marks he made / When gainst the oak his antlers frayed.
: ux|en|The total cost of the new complex was an estimated $1.5 million.
: ux|en|We have to cut costs if we want to avoid bankruptcy.
: ux|en|The average cost of a new house is twice as much as t was 20 years ago.
: ux|en|There were many costs to the development project, the least of all was the financial aspect.
: ux|en|If you train all the time, there will be a few costs such as a lack of free time.
: ux|en|This shirt cost $50, while this was cheaper at only $30.
: ux|en|It will cost you a lot of money to take a trip around the world.
*: Thus the red damask curtains which now shut out the fog-laden, drizzling atmosphere of the Marylebone Road, had cost a mere song, and yet they might have been warranted to last another thirty years. A great bargain also had been the excellent Axminster carpet which covered the floor;nb....
: ux|en|Trying to rescue the man from the burning building cost them their lives.
*: though it cost me ten nights watchings
*: to do him wanton rites, which cost them woe
*: LUKE: "That little droid is going to cost me a lot of trouble."
: ux|en|Id cost the repair work at a few thousand.
*: betwixt the costs of a ship
: ux|en|he paid him to clean the place up; he paid her off the books and in kind where possible
: ux|en|she offered to pay the bill; he has paid his debt to society
*: The wicked borroweth, and payeth not again.
: ux|en|It didnt pay him to keep the store open any more.
: ux|en|to pay attention
*: not paying me a welcome
*: They stayed together during three dances, went out on to the terrace, explored wherever they were permitted to explore, paid two visits to the buffet, and enjoyed themselves much in the same way as if they had been school-children surreptitiously breaking loose from an assembly of grown-ups.
: ux|en|crime doesn’t pay; it will pay to wait
: ux|en|He was allowed to go as soon as he paid.
: ux|en|He paid for his fun in the sun with a terrible sunburn.
: ux|en|Many employers have rules designed to keep employees from comparing their pays.
: ux|en|pay toilet|inline=1
: ux|en|Run, Sarah, run!
: ux|en|The horse ran the length of the track. nowrap|I have been running all over the building looking for him. nowrap|Sorry, Ive got to run; my house is on fire.
: ux|en|Every day I run my dog across the field and back. nowrap|Ill just run the vacuum cleaner over the carpet. nowrap|Run your fingers through my hair. nowrap|Can you run these data through the program for me and tell me whether it gives an error?
: ux|en|The horse will run the Preakness next year. nowrap|Im not ready to run a marathon.
: ux|en|The horse ran a great race. nowrap|He is running an expensive campaign.
: ux|en|Whenever things get tough, she cuts and runs. nowrap|When hes broke, he runs to me for money.
: ux|en|Theres a strange story running around the neighborhood. nowrap|The flu is running through my daughters kindergarten.
: ux|en|The river runs through the forest. nowrap|Theres blood running down your leg.
: ux|en|Your nose is running. nowrap|Why is the hose still running? nowrap|My cup runneth over.
: ux|en|Youll have to run the water a while before it gets hot. nowrap|Run the tap until the water gets hot.
*: as wax dissolves, as ice begins to run
*: Sussex iron ores run freely in the fire.
: ux|en|He discovered during washing that the red rug ran on his white sheet, staining it pink.
: ux|en|to run bullets
*: The fairest diamonds are rough till they are polished, and the purest gold must be run and washed, and sifted in the ore.
: ux|en|run a red light or stop sign; run a blockade
: ux|en|My uncle ran a corner store for forty years. nowrap|She runs the fundraising. nowrap|My parents think they run my life.
: ux|en|I have decided to run for governor of California. nowrap|Were trying to find somebody to run against him next year.
: ux|en|He ran his best horse in the Derby. nowrap|The Green Party is running twenty candidates in this election.
: ux|en|to run through life; to run in a circle
: ux|en|The story will run on the 6-oclock news. nowrap|The latest Robin Williams movie is running at the Silver City theatre. nowrap|Her picture ran on the front page of the newspaper.
: ux|en|run a story; run an ad
: ux|en|Could you run me over to the store? nowrap|Please run this report upstairs to directors office.
: ux|en|to run guns; to run rum
*: Heavy impositions...are a strong temptation of running goods.
: ux|en|Looks like were gonna have to run the tomatoes again.
: ux|en|The border runs for 3000 miles. nowrap|The leash runs along a wire. nowrap|The grain of the wood runs to the right on this table. nowrap|It ran in quality from excellent to substandard.
: ux|en|The sale will run for ten days. nowrap|The contract runs through 2008. nowrap|The meeting ran late. nowrap|The book runs 655 pages. nowrap|The speech runs as follows: …
: ux|en|I need to run this wire along the wall.
: ux|en|My car stopped running. nowrap|That computer runs twenty-four hours a day. nowrap|Buses dont run here on Sunday.
: ux|en|Its full. You can run the dishwasher now. nowrap|Dont run the engine so fast.
: ux|en|They ran twenty blood tests on me and they still dont know whats wrong. nowrap|Our coach had us running plays for the whole practice. nowrap|I will run the sample. nowrap|Dont run that software unless you have permission. nowrap|My computer is too old to run the new OS.
: ux|en|to run from one subject to another
*: Virgil, in his first Georgic, has run into a set of precepts foreign to his subject.
: ux|en|Our supplies are running low. nowrap|They frequently overspent and soon ran into debt.
*: Have I not cause to rave and beat my breast, to rend my heart with grief and run distracted?
*: I was no more than a boy / In the company of strangers / In the quiet of the railway station / Running scared.
: ux|en|Buying a new laptop will run you a thousand dollars. nowrap|Laptops run about a thousand dollars apiece.
: ux|en|My stocking is running.
*: to run the world back to its first original
*: I would gladly understand the formation of a soul, and run it up to its punctum saliens.
: ux|en|to run a sword into or through the body; to run a nail into ones foot
*: You run your head into the lions mouth.
*: having run his fingers through his hair
*: There was also hairdressing: hairdressing, too, really was hairdressing in those times — no running a comb through it and that was that. It was curled, frizzed, waved, put in curlers overnight, waved with hot tongs;nb....
*: They ran the ship aground.
*: A talkative person runs himself upon great inconveniences by blabbing out his own or others secrets.
*: Others, accustomed to retired speculations, run natural philosophy into metaphysical notions.
: ux|en|to run a line
: ux|en|to run the risk of losing ones life
*: He runneth two dangers.
*: He would himself be in the Highlands to receive them, and run his fortune with them.
: ux|en|Every three or four hands he would run the table.
*: The kings ordinary style runneth, "Our sovereign lord the king."
*: Men gave them their own names, by which they run a great while in Rome.
*: Neither was he ignorant what report ran of himself.
: ux|en|Boys and girls run up rapidly.
*: if the richness of the ground cause turnips to run to leaves
*: A mans nature runs either to herbs or weeds.
*: Temperate climates run into moderate governments.
: ux|en|Certain covenants run with the land.
*: Customs run only upon our goods imported or exported, and that but once for all; whereas interest runs as well upon our ships as goods, and must be yearly paid.
: I just got back from my morning run.
*: ... and on the 18th of January this squadron put to sea. The first place of rendezvous was the boy of port St. Julian, upon the coast of Patagonia, and all accidents were provided against with admirable foresight. Their run to port St. Julian was dangerous ...
: I need to make a run to the store.
: Lets go for a run in the car.
*: And I think of giving her a run in London for a change.
*: During his run from the police, he claimed to have a metaphysical experience which can only be described as “having passed through an abyss.”
: The bus on the Cherry Street run is always crowded.
: Which run did you do today?
: a good run; a run of fifty miles
*: Youve never heard of the Millennium Falcon? Its the ship that made the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs.
: a run to China
: He set up a rabbit run.
*: It is impossible for detached papers to have a general run, or long continuance, if not diversified with humour.
: I’m having a run of bad luck.
: He went to Las Vegas and spent all his money over a three-day run.
*: They who made their arrangements in the first run of misadventure ... put a seal on their calamities.
: The data got lost, so Ill have to perform another run of the experiment.
: The constant run of water from the faucet annoys me.
: a run of must in wine-making
: the first run of sap in a maple orchard
: The military campaign near that creek was known as "The battle of Bull Run".
: Yesterday we did a run of 12,000 units.
: The book’s initial press run will be 5,000 copies.
: The run of the show lasted two weeks, and we sold out every night.
: It is the last week of our French cinema run.
*: A canting, mawkish play ... had an immense run.
: He broke into a run.
: Financial insecurity led to a run on the banks, as customers feared for the security of their savings.
: There was a run on Christmas presents.
: He stood out from the usual run of applicants.
: ... one of the greatest runs of all time.
*: Aaron Roberts added an insurance touchdown on a one-yard run.
: He can have the run of the house.
: I have a run in my stocking.
: This was my first successful run without losing any health.
*: And Ill tell ya, things arent quite the same / When Im rushing on my run.
*: Frank Fixwell, a 25 year-old male, has been on a heroin "run" (daily use) for the past two years.
*: I was hooked on dope, and hooked bad, during this whole period, but I was also hooked behind robbery. When you&
*: This can develop quite quickly (over a matter of hours) during a cocaine run or when cocaine use becomes a daily habit.
*: DA depletion leads to the crash that characteristically ends a cocaine run.
: Put some run butter on the vegetables.
*: Samples of the regular run butter were sealed in 1 pound tins and sent to Washington, where the butter was scored and examined.
*: ... the Sides are generally made of Hollands Tiles, or Plates of run Iron, ornamented variously as Fancy dictates, ...
*: Vast quantities are cast in sand moulds, with that kind of run steel which is so largely used in the production of common table-knives and forks.
*: For making tea I have a kettle,
*: Besides a pan made of run metal;
*: An old arm-chair, in which I sit well —
*: The back is round.
*: The temperature of the water is consequently much higher than in either England or Scotland, and many newly run salmon will be found in early spring in the upper waters of Irish rivers where obstructions exist.
*: It may be very much a metallic appearance as opposed to the silver freshness of a recently run salmon.
*: Thus, on almost any day of the year, a fresh-run salmon may be caught legally somewhere in the British Isles.