I was eating crow on that one within a few days.
A little armadillo, the mulita, is the living representative of the antediluvian giants Mylodon, Megatherium, &c. The ostrich-Rhea americana-roams everywhere in the plains; and there are a few specimens of the vulture tribe, a native crow (lean, tall and ruffed), partridges and quails.
She had a lot of crow to eat and she wasn't feeling the least bit hungry.
Today she would have to eat crow along with the dust.
Much as she enjoyed watching them eat crow for desert, she knew their shame would be forgotten by suppertime.
To walk in a winter morning in a wood where these birds abounded, their native woods, and hear the wild cockerels crow on the trees, clear and shrill for miles over the resounding earth, drowning the feebler notes of other birds--think of it!
The pie belongs to the same family of birds as the crow, and is the Corvus pica of Linnaeus, the Pica caudata, P. melanoleuca, or P. rustica of modern ornithologists, who have recognized it as forming a distinct genus, but the number of species thereto belonging has been a fruitful source of discussion.
But much as he hated to do so, it was time to eat the proverbial crow and make peace.
25); (27) the crow (takes but one consort in its life); (28) the turtle-dove(same nature as No.
'svLUrrNutfieldv /r Crow 11rSt SOlri G adston, ,, "'"
We see a black crow tightly holding a human mask which he is in the act of incubating.
Sibley decisively defeated Little Crow, the principal leader of the Kaposia band, at Wood Lake.
A "Jim Crow" law was enacted in 1891.
There is one trogon - green and crimson, a brightly coloured ground thrush (Pitta), numerous woodpeckers and barbets; glossy starlings, the black and white African crow and a great variety of brilliantly coloured weaver birds, waxbills, shrikes and sun-birds.
The rook is not found, but the common crow and one or two other kinds are there during the summer.
The Indians are mostly members of the following tribes: the Piegan, the Crow, the Salish (or Flathead), the Sioux, the Assiniboin, the Arapaho Atsina (miscalled Grosventres) and the Northern Cheyenne.
Thus, the direct distance, as the crow flies, between Brig and the hospice of the Simplon amounts to 4.42 geogr.
Little Crow and his followers kept up desultory raids from the Dakota country, during one of which in July 1863 he lost his life.
from the Atlantic Ocean as the crow flies and about 27 m.
In one district, where the superior being is a crow, his opposite is an eagle-hawk.
Among the birds of the island are the eagle, hawk, petrel, owl, finch, peewit, diamond bird, fire-tail, robin, emu-wren, crow, swallow, magpie, blackcap, goatsucker, quail, ground dove, parrot, lark, mountain thrush, cuckoo, wattlebird, whistling duck, honeybird, Cape Barren goose, penguin duck, waterhen, snipe, albatross and laughing jackass.
Custer was soon completely surrounded and the entire command, save a single Crow scout, was slaughtered.
Among land birds may be enumerated several varieties of eagle, vulture, falcon, owl, crow, jay, magpie, stork, quail, thrush, dove, &c. Pheasants are easily acclimatized; grouse and woodcock are indigenous on the uplands of the north; partridges, in all districts.
The first liquid compass used in England was invented by Francis Crow, of Faversham, in 1813.
It is said that the idea of a liquid compass was suggested to Crow -by the experience of the captain of a coasting vessel whose compass card was oscillating wildly until a sea broke on board filling the compass bowl, when the card became steady.
CHEYENNE, the chief city and capital of Wyoming, U.S.A., and county-seat of Laramie county, on Crow Creek, about 106 m.
Three days later more than 2000 of the Indians were surrounded and captured, Little Crow with a few of his companions alone escaping beyond the Missouri.
The remainder was divided into six smaller reservations, Standing Rock, lying partly in North Dakota, and Cheyenne River, Lower Brule, Crow Creek, Rosebud, and Pine Ridge in South Dakota.
==Crow== The crow is the chief deity of the Thlinkit Indians of N.
The wild "crow garlic" and "field garlic" of Britain are the species Allium vineale and A.
The carrion crow, or black vulture (Catharista atrata), is also common to every part of the country, and is the general scavenger.
Rooks (Corvus frugilegus) and the Australian "magpie" or piping crow (Gymnorhina) are to be found in New Zealand, but only locally, especially the former.
250, give no prayer for consecration of fonts, but enact that "at cock crow the baptismal party shall take their stand near waving water, pure, prepared, sacred, of the sea."
About as big as a crow, its plumage exhibits the blended tints of chocolate-colour and grey, barred and pencilled with dark-brown or black, and spotted in places with white, that prevail in the two families just named.
To the first class, called alites, belonged the eagle and the vulture; to the second, called oscines, the owl, the crow and the raven.
In the New Hebrides, Tagar takes the role of Qat, and Suqe of the bad principle, Loki, Ahriman, Tangaro Loloqong, the Australian Crow and so forth.
The opposition between the Crow and Eagle-hawk in Australia will be remembered.
The number of its folds varies considerably, from three in Caprimulgus to nearly thirty in crow (Corvus).
By this time it has approached to within 240 m., as the crow flies, from the sea.
Among them are: the Huntley project in Yellowstone county, begun in 1904 and practically completed in 1908, covering land formerly in the Crow Indian reservation, the irrigable area being 28,921 acres; the Lower Milk river project (and the subsidiary St Mary project), in Chouteau, Valley and Teton counties, by which the water of St Mary river 1 is stored and diverted to the headquarters of the Milk river to irrigate an area of 300,000 acres; the Sun river project (Teton, Lewis and Clark, Chouteau and Cascade counties), by which, as the ordinary flow of that river is already utilized for irrigation, the flood waters are stored and carried to the higher bench lands of the district; in Montana (Dawson county) and North Dakota (McKenzie county), the Lower Yellowstone project; and the Blackfeet project, to irrigate the Blackfeet reservation in Teton county.
America; and all over that region it is the chief figure in a group of myths, fulfilling the office of a culture hero who brings the light, gives fire to mankind, &c. Together with the eaglehawk the crow plays a great part in the mythology of S.E.
The national and state governments had not built any works of reclamation excepting where the federal government, through the Indian department, had constructed irrigation ditches for Indian tribes, notably the Crow Indians of Montana.
corvus), a crow or raven.
The swan and grasshopper symbolize music and song; the hawk, raven, crow and snake have reference to his functions as the god of prophecy.
from the sea-coast as the crow flies and 16 m.
The Piegans, with small remnants of a few other tribes, numbering (1900) about 2060, occupy the Blackfeet reservation in the north-west of Teton county, the Crows, numbering 1857, occupy the Crow reservation in the south central part of the state; the Salish, with small remnants of the Pend Oreille, the Spokan, the Lower Kalispell and the Kutenai, numbering 1837, occupy the Flathead reservation in the north of Missoula and the south of Flathead county; Assiniboins and others of Sioux stock, numbering about 1793, occupy Fort Peck reservation in the south-east of Valley county: Atsina and Assiniboins, numbering about 1429, occupy Fort Belknap reservation in the east of Chouteau county; and the Northern Cheyennes, numbering about 1357, occupy Northern Cheyenne reservation in the south-east of Rosebud county.
He wasn't going to give in until she ate a little crow.
The most noted of the Alberta passes are (I) the Crow's Nest Pass, near the southern boundary line, through which a branch of the Canadian Pacific railway runs; (2) the Kicking Horse Pass, through which the main line of the Canadian Pacific railway is built; 40 m.
A branch line of the Canadian Pacific railway runs from Medicine Hat between 49° and 50° N., passing through the Crow's Nest Pass of the Rocky Mountains and carrying on trade with British Columbia.
The lastnamed fields are continued northward in Canada (Crow's Nest Pass field, Vancouver Island, &c.).
The discovery of large deposits of nickel at Sudbury; of extremely rich gold mines on the head-waters of the Yukon, in a region previously considered well-nigh worthless for human habitation; of extensive areas of gold, copper and silver ores in the mountain regions of British Columbia; of immense coal deposits in the Crow's Nest Pass of the same province and on the prairies; of veins of silver and cobalt of extraordinary richness in northern Ontario - all deeply affected the industrial condition of the country and illustrated the vastness of its undeveloped resources.
They showed themselves in battles hovering over the heads of the combatants in the form of a carrion crow.
It is situated on the Crow's Nest branch of the Canadian Pacific railway, at the junction of Coal Creek with the Elk river, and owes its importance to the extensive coal mines in its vicinity.
As the crow flies, about seven miles, but as the old saying goes, a crow can't fly through rock.
I sure hope you like crow, 'cause you're going to be eating a bunch of it before Alex leaves.
Lots more crow where that came from.
Crow could feel the apprehension in the toner's confines.
You can see the bowsprit, foremast with crow's nest, a cannon.
canaryy Crow put Norwich ahead at the end of a first-half which saw the Canaries rewarded for their hard work.
carrion crow which has been doing its rounds over the upland fields spots the spill.
So will the tricolore be flying high or will there be something for the French cockerel to crow about?
cockerels crow at the airport or chickens wander the streets?
Principal Stars and Features: Located between Corvus the Crow and Hydra the water snake, Crater is a small southern hemisphere constellation.
Are your crow's feet so copious they could pass for a map of California's freeway system?
Our target was the other endemic corvid, the White-necked Crow.
Corvus cornix) was so common in the district that it became known as the Royston Crow.
A few creases in my forehead, crow's feet at the corners of my eyes.
Betty is, in fact, a New Caledonian crow, a creature perhaps better adapted to bending wire than a cow.
crow fly ' basis, using Ordnance Survey data.
Soon a carrion crow which has been doing its rounds over the upland fields spots the spill.
Read Reviews. www.nextag.co.uk sheryl crow sheryl crow at opal music - the premier site for indie music.. .
This... [Read More] Welcome to charlie crow - costumes for kids.
Next week will see a serious session with the Jim crow to convert the switches from right to left.
crow's nest The turbine blade can be seen at the end of the walkway.
Next week will see a serious session with the jim crow to convert the switches from right to left.
Pets: Tiger my deceased dog and George (also deceased) the canary who got pecked by a jealous crow.
desperate for an ancient soldier outfit for my son and found Charlie Crow on the internet.
Choose the rabbit, deer, fluffy doggy, dinosaur, crow or camel.
Red brick with granite rubble stone plinth and brick eaves and corrugated tile roof with brick crow stepped coped gables.
flyhe project must be within 10 miles (as the crow flies) of one of the 5 active Yorwaste landfill sites.
RMT General Secretary Bob Crow, however, voted for the Greens and Ken Livingstone on June 10.
Many of the Celtic goddesses are linked with the raven or crow.
incubus album, a Crow Left of the Murder, comes with a limited edition DVD.
Jim crow to convert the switches from right to left.
Can I use low level laser light on the Crow's Feet around my eyes?
miles as the crow flies.
misheard lyrics Posted 1 month ago on May 18 2006 From Sheryl Crow's Oh Marie.
It meant that the Mithraist symbolically died when he became a first grade neophyte and was born again as a crow.
He stoically directed stringing and knotting from his crow's nest - and withstood the storm of advice and chatter from below.
Was Danny Crow really not worth a chance on the back of relegation, especially given his relative pittance of a salary?
Stick floats, Avons and crow quills need to be dusted down and even bodied wagglers too.
The right of access introduced by the CROW Act is for open air recreation on foot.
A tide of traffic sweeps along the ring road, pigeons fly about over town, along with the odd carrion crow.
Other animals which occur occasionally include the stag, the dog and the crow.
Report by Peter Talbot-Elsden 15 May 2005 A Kestrel and Crow simultaneously mobbed a stoat on the Horseshoe Vetch covered slopes of Mill Hill.
With twelve minutes on the clock City drew level with a superbly taken goal from lone striker Danny Crow.
Claw hammers, crow bars, saws, dust pans and other tools provided by Mercy Corps are helping earthquake survivors implement clean-up plans.
QUILL, a term applied to the bare, hard, hollow tube of the feather of a bird, also to the large flight feathers or remiges, and especially to the strong feathers of the goose, swan, or crow used in the making of quill pens (see Feather and PEN).
pp. 374, 375 and 472) some observations on the order in which feathers are disposed on the body of birds; but, however general may have been the scope of his investigations, the portion of them published refers only to the crow, and there is no mention made of Nitzsch's former work.
The eagle, hawk, owl and crow are plentiful.
A branch line of the Canadian Pacific railway runs from Medicine Hat between 49Ã‚° and 50Ã‚° N., passing through the Crow's Nest Pass of the Rocky Mountains and carrying on trade with British Columbia.
In the north, where the lichen-covered or ice-shaven rocks do not protrude, the ground is covered with a carpet of mosses, creeping dwarf willows, crow berries and similar plants, while the flowers most common are the andromeda, the yellow poppy, pedicularis, pyrola, &c. besides the flowering mosses; but in South Greenland there is something in the shape of bush, the dwarf birches even rising a few feet in very sheltered places, the willows may grow higher than a man, and the vegetation is less arctic and more abundant.
as the crow flies - is commonly made.
The Indians on reservations and in Indian schools include members of the Yankton, Yanktonai, Oglala, Brule, Sisseton, Wahpeton, Flandreau, Sioux, Blackfeet, Miniconjou, Sans Arc and Ute tribes, on the Standing Rock and Cheyenne River reservations in the north of the state, the Lower Brule and Crow Creek reservations in the central part, and the Pine Ridge and Rosebud reservations in the south.
Among plants, the bay, used in expiatory sacrifices and also for making the crown of victory at the Pythian games, and the palm-tree, under which he was born in Delos, were sacred to him; among animals and birds, the wolf, the roe, the swan, the hawk, the raven, the crow, the snake, the mouse, the grasshopper and the griffin, a mixture of the eagle and the lion evidently of Eastern origin.
Bob Crow has called for a public inquiry to look into the shambolic way in which infrastructure maintenance is organized.
Report by Peter Talbot-Elsden 15 May 2005 A Kestrel and Crow simultaneously mobbed a Stoat on the Horseshoe Vetch covered slopes of Mill Hill.
Map Crow - If you just need to figure out the distance between two cities, then MapCrow is a good choice.
Google Distance Calculator - This distance calculator works just like the one from Map Crow.
Sheryl Crow has a song with a great line: It's not having what you want--- It's wanting what you've got.
Mayer, currently touring with Sheryl Crow, was previously linked with Jennifer Love-Hewitt, despite his claims that he doesn't like to date celebrities.
Wilson, who is the brother of actor Luke Wilson, has been romatically linked to singer Sheryl Crow and actress Kate Hudson.
Lance made tabloid headlines almost immediately, with reports alleging that he was dating singer Sheryl Crow.
Ironically, Crow was diagnosed with cancer within days of the breakup.
While Bai Ling isn't necessarily a household name, she has appeared in a number of high profile movies and television roles, including The Crow, Lost and Entourage.
If you are looking for some recent gossip on Sheryl Crow, there are few celebrity websites you can visit.
Sheryl Crow was born in Kennett, Missouri.
Sheryl Crow made her move to Los Angeles, California, in the late 1980s, where she landed a job singing commercial jingles for McDonalds and Toyota.
During this time, Crow was writing songs for Celine Dion, Wynonna Judd and Eric Clapton.
Since that time, Sheryl Crow has released nine additional albums and has received a total of nine Grammy awards, three American Music awards and one People's Choice Award, among several others.
Besides her musical endeavors, Sheryl Crow is also a political activist focusing her energy on global warming and international relations.
Some of the gossip mills state that Crow was testing Armstrong and thought the breakup would be brief.
Health: Just days after her split with Lance Armstrong, Sheryl Crow underwent surgery for breast cancer.
While there wasn't a lot of gossip surrounding her ordeal, there is one website, Truth or Fiction that clarifies a rumor that Crow got cancer after drinking out of water bottles that were left out in the sun.
After surgery and treatment, Crow has been declared cancer-free.
Role as an activist: Over the years, Crow has been outspoken regarding the war in Iraq, the environment, abortion and global warming.
Celebrity Wonder has a section dedicated to Sheryl Crow pictures, gossip and trivia.
Who Dated Who lists all of individuals who dated Sheryl Crow.
The Hollywood Gossip blog has several entries relating to news about Sheryl Crow's life.
Ecorazzi has all of the gossip and news surrounding Sheryl Crow's commitment to going green.
Many of the top celebrity websites will have legitimate news and gossip on Sheryl Crow.
Sheryl Crow: From October 2003 to February 2006, Lance Armstrong and singer/songwriter Sheryl Crow were inseparable.
Kate Hudson: In one of Lance Armstrong's most highly publicized relationships since Sheryl Crow, he and actress Kate Hudson were seen hand-in-hand on more than one occasion.
She has some wrinkle lines on her forehead and some minor crow's feet, but is otherwise free from any of the normal effects of aging.
Singer and songwriter Sheryl Crow has won nine Grammy awards and is considered one of the biggest female recording artists in the world.
In 2006, Crow underwent surgery to remove a cancerous lump from her breast.
STP's follow-up to Core also charted big with the single Big Empty from the soundtrack to The Crow topping out at number one.
When you find the perfect dress that's been marked down four times and is now a steal, go ahead and crow - you've earned it!
Choose from Fashion Contact Lenses' crow eyes, zebra eyes, snake eyes, cat eyes, and wolf eyes.
Used properly, they can prevent crow's feets and other signs of aging; they also help prevent certain vision problems.
Black Eye is in Crow's Nest and when activated, melee tactics replenish your shield energy.
In talking with Lynn, he told me the name Lynmar was actually a combination of two words: Lyn (for his name) and Mar (referring to the sea, where the winery is literally just a crow's fly away from.
It comes equipped with a detachable man-post, launchable speeder bike, hidden rotating crow's nest, and battle launchers on the top and side of the vehicle.
You are the deckhand, the cannon loader, the guy in the crow's nest or the pirate bucketing the bilge.
Rooster: There's a lot to crow about this year.
Rooster: There's not much to crow about this year.
The Sanskrit name for Yoga Crow position, Bakasana, is sometimes translated as Crow, and sometimes as Crane.
The Yoga Crow Pose can be a difficult one because it involves supporting your body weight on your hands only.
The yoga Crow Pose is a great one for strengthening the abdomen and arm muscles, as well as relieving tension in the back muscles.
For the full Crow Pose, your shins should push against your upper arms, enabling you to balance on the palms of your hands.
Beginners can do one leg at a time instead of going into the full Crow Pose.
While crow may seem exceedingly difficult the first time you try it, working into it slowly by doing one leg at a time can have you performing the full pose in no time at all, and reaping the benefits of bakasana.
However, instead of making a simple Jack O'Lantern face, add spice to your Halloween display with a spider or crow design.
Sheryl Crow songs are known by just about every music fan around the world.
Crow was not an overnight sensation, but she has worked long and hard to build up a career that has now made her one of music's most recognizable acts.
Missouri native Sheryl Crow had music in her life from an early age, thanks to her parents, who were both musicians.
After college, Crow settled into life as a music teacher.
Oliver was doing many commercial production jobs and hired Crow to a lot of voicing work for him.
The vocal work Crow did on the commercials was incredibly effective for her career.
During this same time, Crow scored a record deal and began work on a self titled debut album in 1992.
After her album was turned down, Crow began playing with a new band, called the Tuesday Night Music Club, and she also began to establish herself as a songwriter.
Before Crow's arrival, the band was essentially a loose collective of people collaborating together, and the increasing tension Crow was receiving turned it into her "backing band."
Tensions aside, Tuesday Night Music Club became a smash hit for Crow and earned her three Grammy Awards.
After the Tuesday Night Music Club, Crow's career was on the fast track to the top.
Crow herself battled breast cancer in 2007.
Sheryl Crow songs are spread across her own discography and on various one off soundtrack and tribute album projects.
Sheryl Crow songs single collection is huge.
The original judging team for the show was supposed to be Simon Cowell, David Hasselhof and Cheryl Crow, but eventually Hasselhof and Crow were replaced with Piers Morgan and Amanda Holden.
Over the course of the treatment, it can reduce the appearance of crow's feet, fine lines, and other signs of aging.
It contains a peptide that reduces lines, wrinkles, and crow's feet.
Eye wrinkles, or "crow's feet," and furrowed brows are both often related to squinting in the sunlight.
Tobacco ages skin prematurely and is characterized in particular by early facial wrinkles, crow's feet and lines.
However, its use on the facial skin has produced rather miraculous results: Fine lines, wrinkles and crow's feet begin to fade, radiance increases and a more youthful look is the end result.
Over time, it works to diminish the appearance of drooping brows, crow's feet, forehead creases, laugh lines, furrows, feathered lips and more.
All three products are formulated to stimulate the skin's renewal process, smooth lines on the face and neck, reduce crow's feet and signs of photo aging, prevent premature aging on younger skins and firm the skin.
Eye Restoration Complex is a veritable under-eye do-it-all: In addition to diminishing the visible signs of aging, it fades dark circles, crow's feet and puffiness, and hydrates the delicate eye area to reveal a fresher, more youthful look.
Lines around the eyes are "crow's feet."
Extreme Lift Eye fills in and smoothes crow's feet and wrinkles under the brow bone to lift and tighten.
C8 Under Eye Treatment is a cooling gel that diminishes crow's feet and under eye lines and wrinkles.
Collagen Filler Eye Treatment diffuses and fills crow's feet and fine lines around the eyes.
Collagen Filler Targeted Wrinkle Reducer is proven to reduce crow's feet and lines by as much as 20 percent.
Treaties and military operations were at first of no avail, but in 1876 the United States government took steps to reduce them to submission, and Generals George Crook (1828-1890), Alfred Howe Terry (1827-1890) and John Gibbon (1827-1896), with 2700 troops (besides the Crow scouts) were sent against the Sioux under Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse and others.
The language is so complete that the dog, pig, crow and other common or unclean animals are all expressed by special words, while the actions of royalty, such as eating, sleeping, walking, speaking, bathing, dying, are spoken of in words quite distinct from those used to describe similar actions of ordinary people.
The word usage examples above have been gathered from various sources to reflect current and historial usage. They do not represent the opinions of YourDictionary.com.