So you're on a first name basis with him, huh?
A web site was created listing pertinent information on missing persons' cases, updated on a timely basis, describing a wide variety of abductions and missing children reports.
I remembered a judge had tossed out a search warrant obtained only on the basis of our tip.
If we couldn't convey our tips on a secure basis, we couldn't operate very long without discovery.
Department personnel operated on the basis of out-of-sight, out-of-mind.
If Fred's apprehension over his finger prints has any basis in fact, it may be too late.
No doubt because she didn't have to do it on a regular basis as Alex did.
Fred suggested that one of the letters might be in error so the group continued to look at the puzzle on the basis Cynthia had first suggested.
Well, I'm sure Fred wasn't a hooker but I'm content to accept him on a present day basis, regardless of why he's so protective of his past.
Was that Shipton's basis for everything?
Still, a case that spawned a novel basis for argument was always a welcomed diversion from their increasing caseload.
She wouldn't normally have rented on that basis but he sent her three months payment, in cash, and she left a key in an agreed location.
The local FBI had stepped into the picture and hustled action on the body, tentatively identified as Billie Wassermann—perhaps on an alphabetical basis only.
"I know someone needs to watch the babies," he said, "but I'd rather you didn't do that right now – not on a regular basis, anyway.
It wasn't as if there was any basis for the feeling.
It couldn't have been better, but entertaining three men on a daily basis was a mental workout.
In his Encyclical of August 4, 1879, which directed the clergy to take the teachings of Aquinas as the basis of their theological position.
Yet the drain on the country's strength was severe, and when news arrived in 453 that the whole of the Egyptian armament, together with a reserve fleet, had been destroyed by the Persians, a reaction set in, and Cimon, who was recalled on Pericles' motion (but see Cimon), was empowered to make peace with Sparta on the basis of the status quo.
They have made this observation the basis of a practical method of separating helium from the other inert gases.
In the West, we have also ended legal discrimination against people on the basis of creed, national origin, and other "protected classes."
It was the basis for the movie War Games in which the military's computer finally figures out it can't win in a nuclear launch scenario and says of such a war, Strange game.
Now, on a regular basis, videos appear which bring to life something that would otherwise be merely an ill-formed image in our minds.
This is the basis of real intercourse.
It seemed that from such a basis of truth and frankness as the poor weak-headed pauper had laid, our intercourse might go forward to something better than the intercourse of sages.
Though a constant one, it is not commonly noticed, and, in the case of an excitable imagination like Cellini's, it would be basis enough for superstition.
Even the Chinese philosopher was wise enough to regard the individual as the basis of the empire.
On the basis of these necessarily untrustworthy reports Napoleon gave his orders, which had either been executed before he gave them or could not be and were not executed.
This legitimate peculiarity of each individual which used to excite and irritate Pierre now became a basis of the sympathy he felt for, and the interest he took in, other people.
Only the following considerations can have led the historians to such a conclusion: (1) that history is written by learned men, and so it is natural and agreeable for them to think that the activity of their class supplies the basis of the movement of all humanity, just as a similar belief is natural and agreeable to traders, agriculturists, and soldiers (if they do not express it, that is merely because traders and soldiers do not write history), and (2) that spiritual activity, enlightenment, civilization, culture, ideas, are all indistinct, indefinite conceptions under whose banner it is very easy to use words having a still less definite meaning, and which can therefore be readily introduced into any theory.